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Conservation assistance around the world

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Soil Conservation Service,
  • Soil conservation

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SeriesProgram aid -- no. 1431, Program aid (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 1431
ContributionsUnited States. Soil Conservation Service
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14290241M

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