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Cotton and cottonseed. by United States. Crop Reporting Board.

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Published in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Cotton -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Cottonseed -- United States -- Statistics.

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SeriesDept. of Agriculture. Statistical bulletin no. 471, Statistical bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ;, no. 471.
LC ClassificationsHD1751 .A5 no. 471, SB249 .A5 no. 471
The Physical Object
Pagination21 p.
Number of Pages21
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5276285M
LC Control Number71614035

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