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Satisfying Africa"s food needs

Satisfying Africa"s food needs

food production and commercialization in African agriculture

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Published by L. Rienner Publishers in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture -- Africa,
    • Food crops -- Africa,
    • Food supply -- Africa,
    • Food industry and trade -- Africa

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Statementedited by Ronald Cohen.
      SeriesCarter studies on Africa ;, v. 1
      ContributionsCohen, Ronald.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS472.A35 S28 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 244 p. :
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2527872M
      ISBN 10155587083X
      LC Control Number88003164

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