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Published by Macmillan in Basingstoke .
Written in English


  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementedited by David Goodman and Michael Redclift.
ContributionsGoodman, David, 1938-, Redclift, Michael, 1946-
LC ClassificationsHD1415
The Physical Object
Pagination(400)p. ;
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16697757M
ISBN 10033346947X

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