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Published by American Water Works Association in Denver, CO .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Municipal water supply -- Management.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-228) and index.

StatementRobert J. Harberg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTD353 .H37 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 237 p. :
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL674324M
ISBN 100898679095
LC Control Number97020477

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