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Current trends in water-supply planning issues, concepts, and risks by David W. Prasifka

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Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Water-supply -- Planning.

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Other titlesWater-supply planning.
StatementDavid W. Prasifka.
LC ClassificationsHD1691 .P7 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 266 p. :
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2383382M
ISBN 100442275110
LC Control Number87012157

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