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Waterways of the United States

National Association of River and Harbor Contractors.

Waterways of the United States

rivers, harbors, lakes [and] canals.

by National Association of River and Harbor Contractors.

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Published in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hydraulic engineering.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Ed. by Harry O. Locker.
    ContributionsLocher, Harry O.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination132 p.
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22992811M


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