Tree Nurseries (Special Public Works Programmes) by ILO

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Published by International Labour Office .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Forestry & silviculture: practice & techniques,
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Developing countries,
  • Agriculture - Forestry

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12896872M
ISBN 109221064395
ISBN 109789221064398

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