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Diseases of tuber crops in northern and eastern India

R. S. Misra

Diseases of tuber crops in northern and eastern India

by R. S. Misra

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Published by Central Tuber Crops Research Institute in Trivandrum .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 27).

StatementR.S. Misra.
SeriesTechnical bulletin series ;, 22, Technical bulletin series (Central Tuber Crops Research Institute (India)) ;, 22.
ContributionsCentral Tuber Crops Research Institute (India)
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p. :
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3334011M
LC Control Number2004314022

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