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A survey of fish farming in southern Africa

Giles Hobson

A survey of fish farming in southern Africa

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Published by Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa.,
  • Africa, Southern.
    • Subjects:
    • Fisheries -- South Africa,
    • Fish-culture -- South Africa,
    • Fish-culture -- Africa, Southern

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGiles Hobson.
      SeriesSaldru working paper ;, no. 18
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSH315.S7 H6 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination53 p. :
      Number of Pages53
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6893340M
      ISBN 100799202746
      LC Control Number00690078
      OCLC/WorldCa4560378


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