Lumber production in the United States, 1799-1946.
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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Lumber -- Statistics.

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SeriesU.S. Dept. of Agriculture. Miscellaneous publication, no.669, Miscellaneous publication (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 669.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 233 p.
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17642792M

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