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Land, food, and rural development in North Africa

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Published by Westview Press, IT Publications in Boulder, London .
Written in English

  • Africa, North.,
  • Africa, North
    • Subjects:
    • Rural development -- Africa, North,
    • Rural development -- Africa, North -- Religious aspects -- Islam,
    • Land tenure -- Africa, North,
    • Food supply -- Africa, North

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-186) and index.

      StatementM. Riad El-Ghonemy.
      SeriesWestview special studies in social, political, and economic development
      LC ClassificationsHN781.Z9 C64 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 192 p. :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1734077M
      ISBN 100813385563
      LC Control Number92038895

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