Bibliography on land and water development, 1991-93 by Rashid Ahmad

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Published by Drainage and Reclamation Institute of Pakistan in Tando Jam .

Written in English

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  • Drainage and Reclamation Institute of Pakistan -- Library -- Catalogs,
  • Reclamation of land -- Bibliography,
  • Water resources development -- Bibliography

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Includes index.

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Other titlesLand & water development bibliography, 1991-93, Land and water development
StatementRashid Ahmad, M. Ilyas Khan, Ali Sher Shaikh.
SeriesPublication;, no. 42, Bibliography;, no. 5, Publication (Drainage and Reclamation Institute of Pakistan);, no. 42., Bibliography (Drainage and Reclamation Institute of Pakistan);, no. 5.
ContributionsKhan, M. Ilyas, Shaikh, Ali Sher.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ5074.R4 A3723 1995, TC805 A3723 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 231 p. ;
Number of Pages231
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL647945M
LC Control Number96930781

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