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Dams and reservoirs planning and engineering by Iqtidar H. Siddiqui

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Published by Oxford University Press in Karachi .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [278]-280) and index.

StatementIqtidar H. Siddiqui.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 287 p. :
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23225096M
ISBN 109780195475852
LC Control Number2009355446
OCLC/WorldCa191929868

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