|Statement||study prepared by the ECAFE/FAO Agriculture Division.|
|Series||United Nations. [Document] E/CN.11/484|
|LC Classifications||JX1977 .A2 E/CN.11/484, HB233.A3 U37|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 110 p.|
|Number of Pages||110|
|LC Control Number||59003080|
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