Economic assessment of Alaskan agriculture



Publisher: The Division in [Juneau, Alaska]

Written in English
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  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Alaska.

Edition Notes

StatementDepartment of Commerce and Economic Development, Division of Finance and Economics for the Alaska Agricultural Action Council.
ContributionsAlaska. Division of Finance and Economics., Alaska Agricultural Action Council.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD1775.A4 E26 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 186 p. :
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3002385M
LC Control Number84621427

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