Evolutionism in Portugal
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Evolutionism in Portugal by Carlos Almaça

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Published by Museu Nacional de História Natural, Museu e Laboratoratório Zoológico e Antropológico (Museu Bocage) in Lisboa .
Written in English



  • Portugal


  • Evolution (Biology) -- History.,
  • Biology -- Portugal -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 28-30).

Statementby Carlos Almaça.
ContributionsMuseu e Laboratório Zoológico e Antropológico (Portugal)
LC ClassificationsQH361 .A57 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. ;
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1208309M
LC Control Number94203645

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