The race between procreation and food production.

by J. George Harrar

Publisher: Rockefeller Foundation in New York

Written in English
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  • Food supply.

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StatementPrepared from a paper presented at the spring meeting of the American Philosophical Society in Philadephia, 1965.
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p.
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14550634M

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