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Published by Earthscan Publications Ltd in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Agricultural innovations.,
  • Agricultural productivity.,
  • Farmers.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Chris Reij and Ann Waters-Bayer.
ContributionsReij, Chris, 1948-, Waters-Bayer, Ann.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsS494.5.I5 F35 2001, S494.5.I5 F35 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 362 p. :
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18166111M
ISBN 101853838160
LC Control Number2001004778

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