agricultural entrepreneurship of upper-income Africans by Rowena M. Lawson

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  • Agriculture -- Africa,
  • Entrepreneurship.

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Statementby Rowena M. Lawson.
LC ClassificationsHD2062 L3
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Pagination232 p.
Number of Pages232
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Open LibraryOL20034986M

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