Feeding and greening the world the role of international agricultural research by D. E. Tribe

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Published by CAB International, in association with The Crawford Fund for International Agricultural Research in Wallingford (Berkshire, Eng.), Tucson, Ariz .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Agriculture -- Research.,
  • Agricultural resources -- Research.,
  • Food supply -- International cooperation.,
  • Natural resources -- Research.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography and index.

Book details

Other titlesThe role of international research.
StatementDerek E. Tribe.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 274 p. :
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18072378M
ISBN 100851989209

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