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Plant Breeding Reviews, Volume 10

Series: Plant Breeding Reviews Volume: 10

Edited By: J Janick

374 pages, Tabs

John Wiley & Sons

Hardback | Nov 1992 | #50647 | ISBN: 0471573477
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NHBS Price: £213.00 $272/€252 approx

About this book

Part of a series which presents papers of topical interest relating to the breeding of plants important to agriculture and horticulture.


Contents

Dedication: Ernest Robert Sears (1910--1991): Geneticist par Excellence, Cytogeneticist Extraordinaire, and a Good Man (G. Redei). Molecular Biology of Cytoplasmic Male Sterility (M. Williams & C. Levings). Plant Metabolism and Heterosis (D. Rhodes, et al.). Lethal Equivalents and Genetic Load (N. Anderson, et al.). Breeding for Heat Tolerance (A. Hall). Chromosome Manipulations and Genetic Analysis in Medicago (T. McCoy & C. Echt). Common Bean Improvement in the Tropics (S. Singh). Breeding Cold Hardy Peaches and Nectarines (R. Layne). Genetic Resistance in the Cucurbitaceae to Insects and Spider Mites (R. Robinson). Indexes.

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