Modeling the Saudi Arabian agricultural sector for planning and policy analysis
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Modeling the Saudi Arabian agricultural sector for planning and policy analysis by Ibrahim Abdulaziz Al-Turki

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Statementby Ibrahim Abdulaziz Al-Turki.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, [1], 489 leaves, bound :
Number of Pages489
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Open LibraryOL16595888M

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