2 edition of Assigning values to life found in the catalog.
Assigning values to life
by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in Washington, D.C. (1800 M St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036-5831)
Written in English
|Statement||Fred Kuchler and Elise Golan.|
|Series||Agricultural economic report ;, no. 784|
|Contributions||Golan, Elise H.|
|LC Classifications||RA427.3 .K83 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 64 p. :|
|Number of Pages||64|
|LC Control Number||99523978|
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