Rice, in a variable climate

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Contributed articles presented at a workshop.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementeditors, Yash P. Abrol, Sulochana Gadgil.
ContributionsAbrol, Y. P., 1935-, Gadgil, Sulochana.
The Physical Object
Pagination243 p. :
Number of Pages243
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Open LibraryOL168040M
ISBN 108186580344
LC Control Number99945352

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