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Man and his environment: food

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

  • Agriculture,
  • Food supply,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] Lester R. Brown and Gail W. Finsterbusch.
    SeriesMan and his environment series
    ContributionsFinsterbusch, Gail W., joint author.
    LC ClassificationsS439 .B76
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 208 p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4918960M
    ISBN 100060409843, 0060409835
    LC Control Number76178104

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