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The use of land and water resources in the past and present Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico

Anne V. T. Kirkby

The use of land and water resources in the past and present Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico

by Anne V. T. Kirkby

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Published by University of Michigan in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley,
  • Land use, Rural -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley,
  • Water-supply, Rural -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley,
  • Oaxaca Valley (Mexico) -- Economic conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Anne V. Kirkby
    SeriesMemoirs of the Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan -- no. 5, Prehistory and human ecology of the Valley of Oaxaca -- v. 1, Memoirs of the Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan -- no. 5, Prehistory and human ecology of the Valley of Oaxaca -- v. 1
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[349] p.
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15132632M

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