Revista de Biología Tropical ISSN Impreso: 0034-7744 ISSN electrónico: 2215-2075

BOOK REVIEW Cinco continentes
PT 64-2 JUN 2016
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Laguna, E. (2016). BOOK REVIEW Cinco continentes. Revista De Biología Tropical, 64(2), 927–930.


Book review on the recently edited 'Cinco continentes', first translation into Spanish of the Vavilov's book 'Five Continents', reporting the travels made by the russian plant genetist around the world, searching for the origin of cultivated plants of agronomical interest.
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