4 edition of Technology in the 1990s, agriculture and food found in the catalog.
Technology in the 1990s, agriculture and food
Royal Society (Great Britain). Discussion Meeting
|Statement||organized and edited by Sir Kenneth Blaxter and Sir Leslie Fowden.|
|Contributions||Blaxter, K. L. Sir., Fowden, Leslie, Sir.|
|LC Classifications||S494.5.I5 R68 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 179 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||179|
|LC Control Number||86224760|
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