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Vegetable gardening the Colonial Williamsburg way 18th-century methods for today"s organic gardeners by Wesley Greene

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Published by Rodale in Emmaus, Pa .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • History,
  • Vegetable gardening,
  • Organic gardening

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementWesley Greene ; photography by Barbara Temple Lombardi
ContributionsLombardi, Barbara Temple
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB320.7.V8 G74 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25231062M
ISBN 109781609611620
LC Control Number2011031475

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