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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Stream measurements

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementReginald W. Herschy.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGB1203.2 .H47 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 507 p. :
Number of Pages507
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23173119M
ISBN 100415413427, 0203931394
ISBN 109780415413428, 9780203931394
LC Control Number2008022423

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