Livestock husbandry on range and pasture
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Published by J. Wiley in New York .
Written in English


  • Livestock.,
  • Sheep.,
  • Cattle.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Arthur W. Sampson.
LC ClassificationsSF65 .S3
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 411 p.
Number of Pages411
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6720851M
LC Control Number28025678

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