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4 edition of Growing Diversity found in the catalog.

Growing Diversity

Growing Diversity

Genetic Resources and Local Food Security

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  • 69 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Practical Action .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & related industries,
  • Crop husbandry,
  • Development studies,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Nature,
  • Developing countries,
  • Wildlife

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid Cooper (Editor), Renee Vellve (Editor), Henk Hobbelink (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8979352M
    ISBN 101853391239
    ISBN 109781853391231
    OCLC/WorldCa29475405


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