Agricultural science and the quest for legitimacy

farmers, agricultural colleges, and experiment stations, 1870-1890 by Alan I Marcus

Publisher: Iowa State University Press in Ames

Written in English
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  • United States. Dept. of Agriculture -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Agriculture -- Research -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Agriculture -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Agricultural experiment stations -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Agriculturists -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Farmers -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Agricultural colleges -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Agriculture -- United States -- Societies, etc. -- History -- 19th century.

Edition Notes

StatementAlan I Marcus.
SeriesThe Henry A. Wallace series on agricultural history and rural studies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsS541 .M28 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 269 p. ;
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2531143M
ISBN 100813800838
LC Control Number85011761

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