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Tree Management in Farmer Strategies Responses to Agricultural Intensification (Oxford Science Publications)

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

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ContributionsJ. E. Michael Arnold (Editor), Peter A. Dewees (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7401312M
ISBN 100198584148
ISBN 109780198584148

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