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Development of irrigated agriculture in ...

Permanent Inter-State Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel.

Development of irrigated agriculture in ...

general overview and prospects : proposals for a second programme, 1980-1985

by Permanent Inter-State Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel.

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Published by Club du Sahel/CILSS in [Africa] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sahel.
    • Subjects:
    • Irrigation -- Sahel.,
    • Irrigation farming -- Sahel.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      StatementPermanent Interstate Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1741.S15 P47 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <1-7 > :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3233512M
      LC Control Number83146694

      Ancient Irrigation Systems of the Aral Sea Area: The History, Origin, and Development of Irrigated Agriculture (American School of Prehistoric Research Monograph) (Book).


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