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Cotton and man-made fibers competition in Japan by Bernice M. Hornbeck

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in [Washington, D.C.] .
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  • Cotton trade -- Japan,
  • Cotton manufacture -- Japan,
  • Textile fibers, Synthetic -- Japan

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Statementby Bernice M. Hornbeck
SeriesForeign Agriculture Report -- no. 128, Foreign agriculture report -- no. 128
ContributionsUnited States. Foreign Agricultural Service
The Physical Object
Pagination55 p. :
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22771698M

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