Articles | Volume 10, issue 2
Peer-reviewed comment
12 Feb 2013
Peer-reviewed comment |  | 12 Feb 2013

Comment on "Possible source of ancient carbon in phytolith concentrates from harvested grasses" by G. M. Santos et al. (2012)

L. A. Sullivan and J. F. Parr

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