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Published by College of Agriculture, University of California in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English


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Bibliography: p. 41.

StatementH.M. Butterfield
SeriesCalifornia Agricultural Extension Service. Circular -- 162, Circular (University of California Agricultural Extension Service) -- 162.
The Physical Object
Pagination41 p. :
Number of Pages41
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24997746M
LC Control Number50009363

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