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close this book The quiet revolutionaries a look at the campaign by agricultural scientists to fight hunger
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The quiet revolutionaries a look at the campaign by agricultural scientists to fight hunger

 

"They're quiet types people you've never heard of; doing jobs you've never thought of. "

David Wigg

World Bank Development Essays

Foreword by W. David Hopper

The World Bank Washington, D.C

@ 1993 The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The world bank 1818 H Street, N. W. Washington, D.C 20433

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Manufactured in the United States of America

First printing October 1993

 

 

The findings, interpretations, and conclusions expressed in this study are entirely those of the author and should not be attributed in any manner to the World Bank, to its affiliated organizations, or to members of its Board of Executive Directors Or the countries they represent.

Credits for Photographs and Illustrations

The photograph on the cover shows a boy in northern Ghana carrying cassava cuttings for planting. Photo by Curt Carnemark