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history of agricultural science and technology an international annotated bibliography by R. Douglas Hurt

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English


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Includes index.

StatementR. Douglas Hurt, Mary Ellen Hurt.
SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities ;, vol. 1371, Bibliographies on the history of science and technology ;, vol. 20, Bibliographies of the history of science and technology ;, v. 20.
ContributionsHurt, Mary Ellen.
LC ClassificationsZ5071 .H87 1994, S419 .H87 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 485 p. ;
Number of Pages485
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1418184M
ISBN 100824071824
LC Control Number93028006

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