Cotton in the San Joaquin Valley

by John W. Gilmore

Publisher: University of California, College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station in Berkeley, Calif

Written in English
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Statementby John W. Gilmore
SeriesCircular / University of California, College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station -- no. 192, Circular (California Agricultural Experiment Station) -- 192.
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL25240125M

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