Farm price and income supports.
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Published by American Enterprise Association in New York .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Agriculture and state -- United States.

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Edition Notes

SeriesNational economic problems,, no. 437
LC ClassificationsHD1765 1950 .J4
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6066799M
LC Control Number50004224

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