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Dutch agriculture facts.

Netherlands. Ministerie van Landbouw, Visserij en Voedselvoorziening.

Dutch agriculture facts.

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Published by Foreign Agricultural Information Service in [Hague] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Netherlands.
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture -- Netherlands.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS469.N4 A52 1953
      The Physical Object
      Pagination156 p.
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6145658M
      LC Control Number53038684
      OCLC/WorldCa13218894


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