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Essential agrarian and environmental writings

L. H. Bailey

Essential agrarian and environmental writings

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture,
  • Nature conservation,
  • Environmentalism,
  • Country life

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesLiberty Hyde Bailey
    StatementLiberty Hyde Bailey ; edited by Zachary Michael Jack.
    ContributionsJack, Zachary Michael, 1973-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB63.B3 B35 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16752769M
    ISBN 109780801447099
    LC Control Number2008014063

    Agrarian Environments questions the dichotomies which have structured earlier analyses of environmental processes in India and presents a model new technique of wanting on the connection between agrarian transformation and environmental change.


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