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Unwelcome harvest agriculture and pollution by Gordon Conway

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Published by Earthscan in Sterling, VA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Agricultural pollution,
  • Agricultural pollution -- Health aspects,
  • Pollution -- Physiological effect

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementGordon R. Conway and Jules N. Pretty.
ContributionsPretty, Jules N., International Institute for Environment and Development.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTD195.A34 C66 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23832842M
ISBN 101853830364
ISBN 109781849710213, 9781853830365
LC Control Number2009038580

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