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Slash and Burn: Farming in the Third World Forest

Out of Print

By: L Neuenschwander and W Peters

113 pages, 16 b/w photos

University of Idaho Press

Hardback | Dec 1988 | #5085 | ISBN: 0893011231
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This thoughtful and penetrating study of the use of fire in forest agriculture in the tropics, looks at the benefits and disadvantages that it brings as well as the cultures and taboos of the practitioners.

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