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Uses of soil information systems Proceedings of the Australian meeting of the ISSS Working Group on Soil Information Systems, Canberra, Australia, March 2-4, 1976 by International Society of Soil Science.

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Written in English


  • Congresses,
  • Information storage and retrieval systems,
  • Soil science

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The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages109
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9086735M
ISBN 109022006387
ISBN 109789022006382

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