Introduction to livestock husbandry

by M. Buckett

Publisher: Pergamon Press in Oxford, New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 146 Downloads: 966
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Edition Notes

Statementby M. Buckett.
SeriesThe Commonwealth and international library. Rural and environmental studies division
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF71 .B77 1965
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 146 p.
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5953014M
LC Control Number65026353
OCLC/WorldCa1295089

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Introduction to livestock husbandry. Oxford ; New York: Pergamon Press, (OCoLC) Introduction to livestock husbandry. Oxford, New York, Pergamon Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: M Buckett.

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