Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-262) and indexes.
|Other titles||Crops and man.|
|Statement||Jack R. Harlan.|
|LC Classifications||SB71 .H3 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 284 p. :|
|Number of Pages||284|
|LC Control Number||91047047|
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