4 edition of Sustainable management of water resources found in the catalog.
Sustainable management of water resources
International Council for Science. Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment. General Assembly
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||editors, M.G.K. Menon, V.P. Sharma|
|Contributions||Menon, M. G. K. (Mambillikalathil Govind Kumar), 1928-, Sharma, V. P., Indian National Science Academy|
|LC Classifications||HD1698.S64 I58 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 415 p. :|
|Number of Pages||415|
|LC Control Number||2011321119|
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