Agriculture in the United Kingdom
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Published by Stationery Office in London .
Written in English


  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Great Britain.

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Statementproduced by: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs ... [et al.]. 2002.
ContributionsGreat Britain. Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii,129p. ;
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21998542M
ISBN 100112430708

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