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Scientific Societies

Scientific Societies

Conversations on Change (Special Publication (Council for Agricultural Science and Technology), No. 20.)

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Published by Council for Agricultural .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture,
  • Congresses,
  • Food industry and trade,
  • Science,
  • Societies, etc,
  • Societies, etc.,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPerfect Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13343288M
    ISBN 109996006751
    ISBN 109789996006753

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