How to prevent spoilage in the food store
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How to prevent spoilage in the food store

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Published by The Grocery trade publishing house in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Food -- Preservation.,
  • Grocery trade.

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Alexander Todoroff.
LC ClassificationsHF6201.G7 T6
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6367128M
LC Control Number38006817

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