Environment, agriculture, and society in the Malay world

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Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University , Kyoto, Japan
Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Malaysia., Inland water transportation -- Malaysia., Farm produce -- Transportation -- Malaysia., Malaysia -- Rural condit


Malaysia, Mala

Statementedited by Tsuyoshi Kato, Muchtar Lutfi, and Narifumi Maeda.
SeriesInterim reports of the project "Transformation of the agricultural landscape in tropical archipelagos" ;, v. 4
ContributionsKato, Tsuyoshi., Lutfi, Muchtar., Maeda, Narifumi, 1940-, Kyōto Daigaku. Tōnan Ajia Kenkyū Sentā.
LC ClassificationsHD2080.6 .E58 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 177 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2319382M
LC Control Number86201590

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