An Introduction to Soil Science
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An Introduction to Soil Science

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Published by Longman .
Written in English


  • Agriculture - Agronomy,
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9228927M
ISBN 100050027778
ISBN 109780050027776

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