2 edition of agriculture of Panama, present and potential found in the catalog.
agriculture of Panama, present and potential
Institute of Inter-American Affairs (U.S.)
1945 in Washington, D.C .
Written in English
At head of title: The Institute of inter-American affairs, Food supply division. Special report.
|Statement||by Thomas Maddock, jr., chief of field party in Panama ...|
|LC Classifications||HD1822 .U5 1945|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||47|
|LC Control Number||46003070|
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