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Pioneer Settlement in the Asiatic Tropics

Pioneer Settlement in the Asiatic Tropics

By Karl J. Pelzer

American Geographical Society, 1945, 290 pp.

For a number of years the American Geographical Society has sponsored investigations into the problems of the "pioneer fringe." The present volume treats land utilization and agricultural colonization in southeastern Asia. The Institute of Pacific Relations is co-sponsor for the book.