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Studies in Food and Population (Economic & Social Development Papers) by Food and Agriculture Organization

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Published by Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) .
Written in English


  • Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Food supply,
  • Population

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9125345M
ISBN 109251001669
ISBN 109789251001660

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