Farmers of forty centuries; or, Permanent agriculture in China, Korea and Japan by F. H. King

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Published by Mrs. F.H. King in Madison, Wis .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Agriculture -- China,
  • Agriculture -- Japan,
  • Agriculture -- Korea

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Statementby F.H. King ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsS471.C6 K5
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 441 p.
Number of Pages441
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13541457M
LC Control Number11031978
OCLC/WorldCa2204645

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OF. FORTY CENTURIES. OR. PERMANENT AGRICULTURE IN CHINA, KOREA AND JAPAN By. F. H. KING, D. Sc. Formerly Professor of Agricultural Physics in the University of Wisconsin and Chief of Divison of Soil Management, U.

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