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Agricultural education in the Tropics

Samson O. Olaitan

Agricultural education in the Tropics

methodology for teaching agriculture

by Samson O. Olaitan

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Developing countries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementS.O. Olaitan.
    SeriesMacmillan intermediate agriculture series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS531
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii,194p. :
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21285212M
    ISBN 100333359461

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