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5 edition of The Colorado River found in the catalog.

The Colorado River

instability and basin management

by William L. Graf

  • 18 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Association of American Geographers in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
    • Subjects:
    • Stream conservation -- Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico),
    • Water resources development -- Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico),
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) -- Channels.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [73]-86.

      StatementWilliam L. Graf.
      SeriesResource publications in geography
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGB566.C7 G7 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 86 p. :
      Number of Pages86
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2865247M
      ISBN 100892911867
      LC Control Number84028336

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