Generation of employment through Small Farmers Development Project

by Mihir Kumar Roy

Publisher: Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development in Comilla

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementMihir Kumar Roy, Jahangir Alam, Nuruzzaman.
ContributionsĀlama, Jāhāṅgīra., Nuruzzaman., Small Farmers Development Project (Bangladesh), Bāṃlādeśa Pallī Unnaẏana Ekāḍemī.
LC ClassificationsHD5820.6.A6 R69 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 85 p. ;
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6870923M
ISBN 10984559106X
LC Control Number00402357

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