Water quality statistics for metropolitan and country water supplies, 1993/94
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Water quality statistics for metropolitan and country water supplies, 1993/94 by K. R. Partridge

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Published by Scientific Services Branch, Water Authority of WA in Leederville, WA .
Written in English

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StatementK.R. Patridge.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2000/02071 (T)
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 35 p. ;
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL574652M
ISBN 100730972178
LC Control Number96161726

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