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Published by Wiley in Chichester [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stream conservation -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by P.J. Boon, P. Calow, and G.E. Petts.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsBoon, P. J., Calow, Peter., Petts, Geoffrey E.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH75.A1 R58 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 470 p. :
    Number of Pages470
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2026827M
    ISBN 100471929468
    LC Control Number91002797

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