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Rural development and the developing countries

Iraj Poostchi

Rural development and the developing countries

an interdisciplinary introductory approach

by Iraj Poostchi

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Published by [The Author] in [Guelph] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Developing countries.,
  • Rural development -- Developing countries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p656-671) and index.

    StatementIraj Poostchi.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi,690p. :
    Number of Pages690
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22326564M
    ISBN 100969235615


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