Iowa agriculture: an historical survey. by Earle Dudley Ross

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Published by State Historical Society of Iowa in Iowa City .

Written in English

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  • Agriculture -- Iowa -- History.,
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Iowa.

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LC ClassificationsS451.I8 R6
The Physical Object
Pagination226 p.
Number of Pages226
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Open LibraryOL238421M
LC Control Numberagr51000273

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