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Non-wood forest products

Dennis Victor Johnson

Non-wood forest products

tropical palms

by Dennis Victor Johnson

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Published by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Bangkok .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-timber forest products -- Tropics.,
  • Non-timber forest resources -- Tropics.,
  • Palms -- Tropics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-158).

    Other titlesTropical palms
    StatementDennis V. Johnson.
    SeriesRAP publication -- 1997/10, Non-wood forest products -- 10
    ContributionsFAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific., Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB317.P3 J63 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 166 p. :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21046578M

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    Sizer, N.; Bass, S.; Mayers, J.; Arnold, M.; Auckland, L.; Belcher, B. Wood, fuelwood, and non-wood forest products. Pages In: Ecosystems and human well. The Forest Products Laboratory (FPL) is the national research laboratory of the United States Forest Service, which is part of maybom247.com its opening in , the FPL has provided scientific research on wood, wood products and their commercial uses in partnership with academia, industry, tribal, state, local and other government agencies. The laboratory is headquartered in Madison, maybom247.comiction: Federal Government of the United States.


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