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Trees in Hong Kong

Chi-yung Jim

Trees in Hong Kong

species for landscape planting

by Chi-yung Jim

  • 61 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Hong Kong University Press in Hong Kong .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trees in cities -- Hong Kong.,
  • Ornamental trees -- Hong Kong.,
  • Trees -- Hong Kong.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [401]-413).

    StatementC.Y. Jim.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB436 .J56 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 434 p. :
    Number of Pages434
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19527837M
    ISBN 109622092640
    OCLC/WorldCa25776061


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