Water conservancy and irrigation in China
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Water conservancy and irrigation in China social, economic and agrotechnical aspects by E. B. Vermeer

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Published by Leiden University Press in The Hague .
Written in English



  • China.


  • Irrigation -- China.,
  • Water conservation -- China.,
  • Water resources development -- China.

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Statementby E. B. Vermeer.
LC ClassificationsHD1741.C54 V47
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 350 p. :
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4296150M
ISBN 109060214102
LC Control Number78324250

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