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Water, development, and the environment

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Published by Lewis in Boca Raton .
Written in English

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    Statementedited by William James, Janusz Niemczynowicz.
    ContributionsJames, William., Niemczynowicz, Janusz., Lindh, Gunnar., International Symposium on Water, Development, and the Environment (1989 : Lund, Sweden)
    LC ClassificationsTD353 .W34 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination381 p. :
    Number of Pages381
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1704012M
    ISBN 100873715225
    LC Control Number92005179

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