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Published by Federal Dept. of Information, Domestic Publicity Division in [Lagos .
Written in English



  • Nigeria.


  • Green Revolution -- Nigeria.,
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Nigeria.

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LC ClassificationsHD2145.5 .G73 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination33 p. :
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3199774M
LC Control Number83103705

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