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Aspects of agricultural policy and rural development in Africa

Commonwealth Bureau of Agricultural Economics.

Aspects of agricultural policy and rural development in Africa

an annotated bibliography

by Commonwealth Bureau of Agricultural Economics.

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Published by Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux in Farnham Royal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Africa -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by (the) Commonwealth Bureau of Agricultural Economics, Oxford ; (edited by Margot A. Bellamy). (1), (General).
    SeriesAnnotated bibliographies, series B
    ContributionsBellamy, Margot Anne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5075.A/
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(1),iii,28p. ;
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20342018M
    ISBN 100851981682
    OCLC/WorldCa316101602

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