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Human dimensions of soil and water conservation

Ted L. Napier

Human dimensions of soil and water conservation

a global perspective

by Ted L. Napier

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social aspects,
  • Soil conservation,
  • Water conservation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTed L. Napier, editor
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS623 .H83 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 388 p. :
    Number of Pages388
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24816263M
    ISBN 109781617289576
    LC Control Number2010028502

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