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control of flood plain development

Edmund C. Penning-Rowsell

control of flood plain development

a preliminary analysis

by Edmund C. Penning-Rowsell

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Published by Middlesex Polytechnic in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] E.C. Penning-Rowsell & D.J. Parker.
SeriesFlood Hazard Research Project -- Progress report no.4
ContributionsParker, D. J.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19778939M

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