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Includes bibliographical references and index
|Statement||prepared by the Water Supply Engineering Technical Committee of the Infrastructure Council ; edited by Srinivasa Lingireddy|
|Contributions||Lingireddy, Srinivasa, American Society of Civil Engineers. Water Supply Engineering Technical Committee|
|LC Classifications||TD427.M53 C65 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 301 p. :|
|Number of Pages||301|
|LC Control Number||2002074552|
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