Animals under stress
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Animals under stress by Archer, John

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Published by Edward Arnold in London .
Written in English


  • Stress (Physiology),
  • Stress (Psychology)

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Bibl.: p.60

SeriesInstitute of Biology -- no.108
The Physical Object
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23748122M
ISBN 100713127376

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