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Combating drought

Ashok Gopal

Combating drought

a success story from Rajasthan

by Ashok Gopal

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Published by BAIF Development Research Foundation in Pune .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Rajasthan.,
  • Bundi (District)
    • Subjects:
    • Droughts -- India -- Rajasthan,
    • Drought relief -- India -- Bundi (District)

    • About the Edition

      With reference to Bundi district, Rajasthan.

      Edition Notes

      StatementAshok Gopal.
      ContributionsBAIF Development Research Foundation., India Canada Enviornment Facility (New Delhi, India)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV626.I4 G66 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination56 p. :
      Number of Pages56
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3332375M
      LC Control Number2004311306


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