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Published by Oriel P. in Newcastle upon Tyne .
Written in English


  • Sewage -- Purification -- Costs

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Bibliography: p. 13.

Statement(by) R. M. Bradley & Peter C. G. Isaac.
SeriesUniversity of Newcastle upon Tyne. Department of Civil Engineering. Bulletin 40
ContributionsIsaac, Peter C. G., joint author.
LC ClassificationsTA7 .N435 no. 40
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 16 p.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5687203M
ISBN 100853620598
LC Control Number69019297

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