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Land, water, and food

Herbert Addison

Land, water, and food

a topical commentary on the past, present, and future of irrigation, land reclamation, and the food supplies they yield.

by Herbert Addison

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Published by Chapman & Hall in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irrigation,
  • Reclamation of land,
  • Food supply

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 275-277.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 284 p. illus. ;
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19544825M

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