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Health education in cooperative agricultural extension work

by United States. Extension Service. Division of Agricultural Economics

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health education extension work

  • Edition Notes

    Issued May 1955.

    ContributionsNiederfrank, E. J. (Evelon Joy), 1904-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25935344M

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