Animal breeding and production of American camelids
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Animal breeding and production of American camelids by Rigoberto Calle Escobar

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Published by Printed by Talleres Gráficos de Abril, 3-R Ranch, distributor] in Lima, Perú, [Mt. Shasta, CA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Alpaca.,
  • Alpaca -- Breeding.,
  • Llamas.,
  • Llamas -- Breeding.,
  • Vicuña.,
  • Guanaco.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRigoberto Calle Escobar ; [translator, Jaime Johnson].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF401.A4 C3413 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination358 p., [34] p. of plates :
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2312855M
LC Control Number86192376

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