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Published by IAHS in Wallingford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Water balance (Hydrology) -- Congresses,
  • Water-supply -- Management -- Congresses,
  • Water resources development -- Congresses

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Hans-Jurgen Liebscher ... [et al.].
GenreCongresses
SeriesIAHS publication -- 327, IAHS publication -- 327.
ContributionsLiebscher, H. J., International Association of Hydrological Sciences.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGB665 .R595 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 332 p. :
Number of Pages332
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23648956M
ISBN 101901502945
ISBN 109781901502947
LC Control Number2009482219

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