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Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||J. Marsalek ... [et al.].|
|Series||Urban water series - UNESCO ihp -- v. 2., Urban water series -- v. 2.|
|Contributions||Marsalek, J. 1940-|
|LC Classifications||TD209 .U73 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 131 p. :|
|Number of Pages||131|
|ISBN 10||0415453461, 041545347X, 0203932463, 923104060X|
|ISBN 10||9780415453462, 9780415453479, 9780203932469, 9789231040603|
|LC Control Number||2007032489|
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