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Geomorphology & Engineering by Donald R. Coates

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Engineering - Civil,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9947379M
ISBN 100045510407
ISBN 109780045510405
OCLC/WorldCa223418504

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