2 edition of Building institutions to serve agriculture. found in the catalog.
Building institutions to serve agriculture.
CIC-AID Rural Development Research Project.
by Committee on Institutional Cooperation, Purdue University in Lafayette, Ind
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 233-236.
|Contributions||Committee on Institutional Cooperation.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 236 p.|
|Number of Pages||236|
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