The world food problem, 1950-1980

by David B. Grigg

Publisher: B. Blackwell in Oxford, OX, UK, New York, NY, USA

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDavid Grigg.
LC ClassificationsHD9000.5 .G74 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination276 p. :
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2865285M
ISBN 100631134816
LC Control Number84028376

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