by University of Cambridge, Department of Land Economy, Agricultural Economics Unit in Cambridge .
Written in English
|Statement||[by] D. R. Silvey.|
|Series||University of Cambridge. Dept. of Land Economy. Agricultural Economics Unit. Occasional paper, 16|
|LC Classifications||HD9282.G73 E58|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||, 54 p.|
|Number of Pages||54|
|LC Control Number||75306155|
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