Water and the state
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Water and the state by Alan Patterson

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Published by University of Reading in Reading, England .
Written in English


  • Water-supply -- Government policy -- Great Britain -- History.,
  • Water use -- Government policy -- Great Britain -- History.,
  • Water resources development -- Government policy -- Great Britain -- History.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 47-51.

StatementAlan Patterson.
SeriesGeographical papers -- no. 98
The Physical Object
Pagination51 p. :
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22175916M
ISBN 100704908654

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