Role of international associations in strengthening national agricultural research report of a conference, Bellagio, Italy, Dec. 1-4, 1981.

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SeriesISNAR. C ;, 4, ISNAR (Series)., 4.
ContributionsInternational Agricultural Development Service.
LC ClassificationsS542.3 .R65 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination68 p. ;
Number of Pages68
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Open LibraryOL2330520M
LC Control Number86217792

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