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international river basin

Seminar on the Development and Administration of the International River Basin. University of British Columbia 1962

international river basin

proceedings of a seminar ... held under the auspices of the Regional Training Centre for United Nations Fellows, University of British Columbia.

by Seminar on the Development and Administration of the International River Basin. University of British Columbia 1962

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Published by University of British Columbia in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International rivers

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [45]-53.

    StatementEdited by J.D. Chapman.
    ContributionsChapman, John Doneric, 1923-, University of British Columbia. Regional Training Centre for United Nations Fellows.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX4150 S4 1962
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 53 p.
    Number of Pages53
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14725305M

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