Economic development of tropical agriculture

theory, policy, strategy, and organization. Edited by W.W. McPherson.

Publisher: University of Florida Press in Gainesville

Written in English
Published: Pages: 328 Downloads: 192
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Subjects:

  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Tropics,
  • Developing countries.

Edition Notes

Papers originally presented in a series of seminars at the University of Florida, between Jan. and Nov., 1966 and sponsored by the Center for Tropical Agriculture. Includes bibliography.

ContributionsMcPherson, Woodrow Wilson., Florida. University, Gainesville. Center for Tropical Agriculture
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 328 p. illus., maps. ;
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22436392M

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