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Tobacco production and trade: selected African countries

Albert Bartlett Davis

Tobacco production and trade: selected African countries

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Published by U.S. Foreign Agricultural Service in Washington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.
    • Subjects:
    • Tobacco industry -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Statement[by Albert B. Davis.
      ContributionsUnited States. Foreign Agricultural Service.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS21 .Z2383 no. 237, HD9147.A3 .Z2383 no. 237
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 13 p.
      Number of Pages13
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4376877M
      LC Control Number78616039

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