The employment impact of changing agricultural policy
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The employment impact of changing agricultural policy by A. J. Errington

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Published by Rural Development Commission in Salisbury .
Written in English

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StatementAndrew Errington, Lucy Harrison-Mayfield with Philip Jones.
SeriesRural research report -- no.24
ContributionsJones, Philip., Harrison-Mayfield, Lucy., Great Britain. Rural Development Commission.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 45p.
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22312168M
ISBN 101869964500

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