Includes bibliographical references indexes.
|Statement||[compiled & edited] by Shree Ram Yadava ; [assisted by Pushap Lata Negi].|
|Contributions||Yadava, Shree Ram, 1943-, Negi, Pushap Lata., Central Potato Research Institute (India)|
|LC Classifications||Z5074.P75 P67 1993, SB211.P8 P67 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. ;|
|LC Control Number||99952906|
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