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Development of extension service in agriculture and home economics

Charles Anthony Thompson

Development of extension service in agriculture and home economics

report to the Government of Israel.

by Charles Anthony Thompson

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Published by United States of America Operations Mission to Israel in Tel-Aviv .
Written in English

  • Israel.
    • Subjects:
    • Agricultural extension work -- Israel.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      SeriesUSOM agricultural report,, no. 26
      LC ClassificationsS544.5.I75 T48
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5788551M
      LC Control Number59060209

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