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Our Nation"s water resources

policies and politics.

by Ben Moreell

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Water resources development -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesUse and abuse of America"s natural resources
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1694.A5 M6 1972
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 266, 13 p.
      Number of Pages266
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5284200M
      ISBN 100405045212
      LC Control Number72002857


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