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Soil and land capability for agriculture

Soil and land capability for agriculture

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Published by Macaulay Institute for Soil Research in Aberdeen .
Written in English


Edition Notes

At head of title, Soil Survey of Scotland.

SeriesHandbooks of the Soil Survey of Scotland -- 8
ContributionsSoil Survey of Scotland., Macaulay Institute for Soil Research.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15120517M
ISBN 100708402267
OCLC/WorldCa17583661


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