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Profitable farm management

James E. Hamilton

Profitable farm management

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Farm management

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibilographies.

    Statement[by] James E. Hamilton [and] W.R. Bryant
    ContributionsBryant, W. R. joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS561 .H223 1963
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 394 p.
    Number of Pages394
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5876954M
    LC Control Number63007023
    OCLC/WorldCa1261662


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