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Published by Rajesh Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English



  • India,
  • Bhopal Metropolitan Area.


  • Land use, Rural -- India -- Bhopal Metropolitan Area.,
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- India -- Bhopal Metropolitan Area.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 194-197.

StatementPramila Kumar.
LC ClassificationsHD880.B52 K86 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination197 p. :
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3927790M
LC Control Number81901590

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