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Soil survey manual

United States Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils and Agricultural Engineering

Soil survey manual

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Published by Agricultural Research Administration, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soil surveys.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesHandbook / U.S. Dept. of Agriculture -- no. 18, Agriculture handbook (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 18.
    ContributionsKellogg, Charles Edwin, 1902-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS591 A52 1962
    The Physical Object
    Pagination503p.
    Number of Pages503
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17019562M

    Booker Tropical Soil Manual: A Handbook for Soil Survey and Agricultural Land Evaluation in the Tropics and Subtropics (Unknown Binding) by J.R. Landon (Contributor).


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