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Anthropology and agriculture selected references on agriculture in primitive cultures. by MacLeish, Kenneth

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Published in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


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StatementCompiled by Kenneth MacLeish and Helen E. Hennefrund under the direction of Mary G. Lacy ... with an introduction by John H. Provinse.
SeriesUnited States. Bureau of Agricultural Economics. [Library] Agricultural economics bibliography, no. 89
ContributionsHennefrund, Helen E. 1909- joint author.
LC ClassificationsZ5074.E3 U35 no. 89
The Physical Object
Pagination134 p.
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL237153M
LC Control Numberagr40000552

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