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Multipurpose trees and shrubs, opportunities and limitations

P. Von Carlowitz

Multipurpose trees and shrubs, opportunities and limitations

the establishment of a multipurpose tree data base

by P. Von Carlowitz

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Published by International Council for Research in Agroforestry in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

  • Multipurpose trees.,
  • Multipurpose shrubs.,
  • Agroforestry.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter G. von Carlowitz.
    SeriesWorking paper ;, no. 17, Working paper (International Council for Research in Agroforestry) ;, no. 17.
    ContributionsInternational Council for Research in Agroforestry.
    LC ClassificationsSB172 .V66 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 47, [4] p., [16] leaves :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2706908M
    LC Control Number85980582

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