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Water management; basic issues.

Gestion de l"eau; aspects fondamentaux.

by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Water Management Sector Group.

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Published by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development in [Paris .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water resources development -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGestion de l"eau; aspects fondamentaux.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTC401 .O73
    The Physical Object
    Pagination546 p.
    Number of Pages546
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5462272M
    ISBN 109264010009
    LC Control Number73164897

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