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Agricultural education in Australia

Reginald Noel Farquhar

Agricultural education in Australia

by Reginald Noel Farquhar

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Published by Australian Council for Educational Research in [Melbourne] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Agricultural education -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Statement[by] R. N. Farquhar.
      SeriesACER research series, no. 80
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB5 .A85 no. 80
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 322 p.
      Number of Pages322
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6011438M
      LC Control Number66066476

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