Economic Botany

, Volume 33, Issue 2, pp 233–236 | Cite as

Onycha, ingredient of the ancient jewish incense: An attempt at identification

  • Harold J. Abrahams


Mollusk Economic Botany Onyx Benzoin Drug Trade 
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