|Statement||by Harry R. Miller and Carl C. Wilson.|
|Series||Technical paper / California Forest and Range Experiment Station -- no. 15., Technical paper (California Forest and Range Experiment Station) -- no. 15.|
|Contributions||Wilson, Carl C., 1915-, California Forest and Range Experiment Station.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||20 p. :|
|Number of Pages||20|
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