by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Farmer Cooperative Service in Washington, D.C .
Written in English
|Statement||[by Thomas E. Hall]|
|Series||FCS circular -- 10|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ii, 29 p. :|
|Number of Pages||29|
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