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Emergency water supplies for military, agricultural and colonial purposes

Arthur Beeby Thompson

Emergency water supplies for military, agricultural and colonial purposes

based on experience of the Mediterranean expeditionary force operations, with special reference to the use of drive tube wells and drilling

by Arthur Beeby Thompson

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Published by Lockwood in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. Beeby Thompson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD927 .T4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 180 p.
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6671236M
    LC Control Number24027914
    OCLC/WorldCa3876356

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