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Design flood estimation an appraisal of philosophies and needs by D. H. Pilgrim

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Published by Water Research Laboratory in Manly Vale, N.S.W .
Written in English


  • Flood control,
  • Flood forecasting,
  • Floods

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Edition Notes

Statementby D.H. Pilgrim and I. Cordery.
SeriesReport / Water Research Laboratory -- no. 140
ContributionsCordery, I.
LC ClassificationsTC530 P5
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19476861M

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