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The Genetics of behaviour

The Genetics of behaviour

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Published by North-Holland Pub. Co., American Elsevier in Amsterdam, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Behavior genetics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by J.H.F. van Abeelen.
    SeriesFrontiers of biology ;, v. 38
    ContributionsAbeelen, J. H. F. van.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH457 .G46
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 450 p. :
    Number of Pages450
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5070930M
    ISBN 100720471370
    LC Control Number74080118


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