Climate and economic development in the tropics. by D H K. Lee

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Book: Climate and Economic Development in the Tropics. + pp. ref.6 figs. Abstract: The (U.S.) Council on Foreign Relations set itself by means of a study group to analyse the reasons why "underdeveloped" and "tropical" are almost synonymous terms in describing :// This book aims at presenting a summary of present knowledge on the effect of tropical climate on crop production, animal husbandry, human health and efficiency, and industry.

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Author/creator: Lee, Douglas H. (Douglas Harry Kedgwin), Format: Book and Print: Edition [1st ed.]. Publication Info: New York: Published for the Council on Foreign Relations by Harper, xviii, pages: charts, diagrams ; 22 cm: Subject(s) Agriculture--Tropics.

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Other Natural Resources 4. Human Resources: Qualitative Aspects 5. Human Resources and the Population Problem 6. Types of Tropical Agriculture 7. The Increase of Agricultural Production 8. Agricultural Development in Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda and Malaya 9.

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