Microbial fermentations--beverages, foods, and feeds
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Published by Blackwell Science, Copyright Clearance Center [distributor] in Oxford, Danvers, MA .
Written in English


  • Fermentation.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by R.G. Board, Dorothy Jones, and B. Jarvis.
SeriesSupplement to Journal of applied bacteriology ;, v. 79, Symposium series / the Society for Applied Bacteriology,, no. 24, Symposium series (Society for Applied Bacteriology) ;, no. 24.
ContributionsBoard, R. G., Jones, Dorothy, Ph.D., Jarvis, B. 1936-
LC ClassificationsQR151 .M52 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 145 p. :
Number of Pages145
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL739810M
LC Control Number97131347

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