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It is not feasible to cite all of the published work and experience from many countries which has provided the basis for the present document. Two sources, however, marked x, below, require special recognition because of their widespread influence on the early development of interpretative classification of soils and land. Reviews, discussions, bibliographies and summaries of land evaluation systems and techniques are marked *.

Beek, J., Bennema, J. and Camargo, M. (1964) First draft, soil survey interpretation in Brazil. A system of land capability classification for reconnaissance surveys. DFFS-FAO-STIBOKA, Rio de Janeiro and Wageningen. 36 p.

Beek, K.J. and Bennema, J. (1972) Land evaluation for agricultural land use planning. An ecological methodology. Dept. Soil Sci. and Geol., Agric. University, Wageningen. 70 p. Spanish ed.: Boletin Latinoamericano sobre fomento de sierras y agues 3. Proyecto Regional FAO/PNUD RIA 70/457. Santiago, Chile.

Beek, K.J. (1975) Land utilization types in land evaluation. In: Land evaluation in Europe. Soils Bulletin 29, FAO, Rome. p. 87-106.

Brinkman, R. and Smyth, A.J. (eds.). (1973) Land evaluation for rural purposes. Summary of an expert consultation, Wageningen, the Netherlands, 6-12 October 1972. Publication 17, International Institute for Land Reclamation and Improvement, Wageningen. 116 p. Spanish ea.: Boletin Latinoamericano sobre fomento de sierras y agues 4. Proyecto Regional FAO/PNUD RLA 70/457. Santiago, Chile.

Condon, R.W. (1968) Estimation of grazing capacity on arid grazing lands. In: G.A. Stewart (ed.). Land evaluation. Macmillan, Melbourne. p. 112-124.

*Coomber, N.H. and Biswas, A.K. (1972) Evaluation of environmental intangibles. Review of techniques. Environment Canada, Ottawa, and Genera Press, P.O. Box 336, Bronxville, New York. 77 p.

FAO. (1966) Report on the Soil Survey Project of (British) Guyana. Vol. I. United Nations Special Fund and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, report FAD/SF: 19/BAG. FAO, Rome. p. 11-12.

FAO. (1972) Background document. Expert consultation on land evaluation for rural purposes. AGL:LERP 72/1, Oct. 1972. FAO, Rome. 110 p.

FAO. (1973) A framework for land evaluation. Draft edition. AGL/MISC/73/14. FAO, Rome. 65 p.

*FAO. (1974) Approaches to land classification. Soils Bulletin 22. FAO, Rome. 120 p.

FAO. (1975) Report on the ad hoc expert consultation on land evaluation, Rome, Italy, 6-8 January 1975. World Soil Resources Report 45. FAO, Rome. 152 p.

Fukni, Hayao. (1976) Appraisal of the 'location' factor in a Japanese land evaluation system. ms, 17 p. This is an English summary of: Secretariat for the Council of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery Technology (ed.) 1963. Method and procedure for land-use classification (in Japanese). 432 p.

x Klingebiel, A.A. and Montgomery, P.H. (1961) Land-capability classification. Agricultural Handbook 210, Soil Conservation Service. U.S. Govt. Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 21 p.

Kostrowicki, J. (1974)The typology of world agriculture. Principles, methods and model types. International Geographical Union, Commission on Agricultural Typology, Warsaw.

Leopold, L.B. (1969) Quantitative comparison of some aesthetic factors among rivers. Circular 620, U.S. Geological Survey.

Luning, H.A. (1973) Land utilization types of the medium-potential areas of Eastern Province, Kenya. Kenya Soil Survey Project, Nat. Agric. Laboratories, Nairobi. 59 p.

Mahler, P.J. (ed.). (1970) Manual of multipurpose land classification. Publ. no. 212, Soil Institute of Iran. Ministry of Agriculture, Teheran. 81 p.

*Olson, G.W. (1974) Land classifications. Search, Agriculture, 4(7): 34 p. Cornell University, Ithaca, New York.

x U.S. (1953) Bureau of Reclamation. Bureau of Reclamation Manual, Vol. V, Irrigated land use, Part 2, land classification. 132 p. Department of Interior, Washington, D.C.

Van der Kevie, W. (ed.). (1976) Manual for land suitability classification for agriculture. Part II, Guidelines for soil survey party chiefs. Soil Survey Administration, Wad Medani. Min. of Agric., Food and Nat. Resources, Sudan 106 + iii p.

Vink, A.P.A. (1975) Land use in advancing agriculture. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 392 p.

Working Group on Land Evaluation. (1975) A. Land evaluation in Surinam (in Dutch). 20 p. DBK report 51. B. Some land utilization types in Surinam. Criteria for land suitability classification (in Dutch). 53 p. DBK report 52. Dept. Soil Survey, Paramaribo.

*Young, A. (1973) Rural land evaluation. In: J.A. Dawson and J.C. Doornkamp, (eds.). Evaluating the human environment. Arnold, London. p. 5-33.

Young, A. (1976) Tropical soils and soil survey. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. 468 p.

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