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Published by American Association for the Advancement of Science, University of Arizona Press in Washington, Tucson .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Arid regions,
  • Irrigation

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesWater importation into arid lands.
StatementEditors: William G. McGinnies [and] Bram J. Goldman.
ContributionsMcGinnies, William Grovenor, 1899- ed., Goldman, Bram J., ed., Arizona. University., American Association for the Advancement of Science. Committee on Arid Lands.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsS613 .A7
The Physical Object
Pagination421 p.
Number of Pages421
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5754101M
ISBN 100816502013
LC Control Number71085296
OCLC/WorldCa14928

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