Family farming by Marshall Dees Harris

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Published by National Planning Association in Washington .

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Bibliography: p. 57.

Book details

Statementan Agriculture Committee report by Marshall Harris and Robert A. Rohwer.
SeriesPlanning pamphlet, no. 99, Planning pamphlets ;, no. 99
ContributionsRohwer, Robert A. joint author., National Planning Association.
LC ClassificationsHC101 .N352 no. 99
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 57 p.
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6226142M
LC Control Number57012504

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