2 edition of 20th century cotton experiences found in the catalog.
20th century cotton experiences
Robert Lee Scarborough
Includes bibliographical references (p. 77).
|Other titles||Twentieth century cotton experiences|
|Statement||Robert Lee Scarborough.|
|LC Classifications||SB249 .S364 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||80 p. :|
|Number of Pages||80|
|LC Control Number||00265832|
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