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The no-nonsense guide to world food

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Published by New Internationalist in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food supply.,
  • Food consumption.,
  • Food industry and trade.,
  • Agricultural industries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementWayne Roberts.
    SeriesNo-nonsense guide, No-nonsense guides (New Internationalist Publications (Firm))
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23098990M
    ISBN 101904456960
    ISBN 109781904456964


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