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Published by DCT Print in Curepe, West Indies .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Tropics.

Subjects:

  • Tropical vegetables.,
  • Truck farming -- Tropics.,
  • Hill farming -- Tropics.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 151).

Statementby Joseph V. Duncan ; general editor, Vivian E. Duncan ; assistant editor, Victor Duncan ; designs and illustrations by the author and Feith Brereton.
ContributionsDuncan, Vivian E., Duncan, Victor.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB324.56 .D86 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 151 p. :
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1791976M
LC Control Number89189586

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