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Published by McGraw-Hill book company, inc. in New York, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Drainage.,
  • Reclamation of land.,
  • Floods.,
  • Rivers -- Regulation.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby George W. Pickels.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTC970 .P5 1925
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 450 p.
Number of Pages450
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6682889M
LC Control Number25022034
OCLC/WorldCa2829059

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