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Published by Bureau for Program and Policy Coordination,, U.S. AID in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Fuelwood consumption -- Economic aspects.,
  • Energy conservation -- Evaluation.,
  • Charcoal.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Devres, Inc.
SeriesA.I.D. evaluation special study -- no. 1
ContributionsWood, Dennis H. 1939-, Devres, Incorporated., United States. Agency for International Development. Bureau for Program and Policy Coordination.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 293 p. :
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22276543M

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