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The management of sheep on the farm

Edward L. Shaw

The management of sheep on the farm

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sheep

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edward L. Shaw and Lewis L. Heller
    SeriesBulletin of the U.S. Department of Agriculture -- no. 20, Bulletin of the U.S. Department of Agriculture -- no. 20.
    ContributionsHeller, L. L. (Lewis Lincoln), 1887-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination52 p., 4 p. of plates :
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25518581M
    OCLC/WorldCa16508113


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