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Impact of land use on nutrition and health

G. S. Bisht

Impact of land use on nutrition and health

a study of Kosi basin, U.P.

by G. S. Bisht

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Published by Ajanta Publications, Distributed by Ajanta Books International in Delhi, India .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kosi River Watershed (Nepal and India)
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture -- Kosi River Watershed (Nepal and India),
    • Food crops -- Kosi River Watershed (Nepal and India),
    • Land use -- Kosi River Watershed (Nepal and India),
    • Food supply -- Kosi River Watershed (Nepal and India),
    • Nutrition -- Kosi River Watershed (Nepal and India),
    • Public health -- Kosi River Watershed (Nepal and India),
    • Kosi River Watershed (Nepal and India) -- Population.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesNutrition and health.
      StatementG.S. Bisht.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS471.I32 K674 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 307 p. :
      Number of Pages307
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2168701M
      ISBN 108120202104
      LC Control Number88905937
      OCLC/WorldCa19981868

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