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Published by Agricultural Development Council in Bangkok .
Written in English



  • Malaysia.


  • Rice trade -- Malaysia.,
  • Rice -- Irrigation -- Malaysia.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 193-202.

StatementDonald C. Taylor.
ContributionsAgricultural Development Council.
LC ClassificationsHD9066.M32 T39 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 202 p. :
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3153775M
LC Control Number82916474

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