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State of world water 2003

State of world water 2003

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Published by World Water Forum of Journalists in Dhaka .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aquatic ecology.,
  • Water -- Management.,
  • Water resources development.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditor, Quamrul Islam Chowdhury, Marjan Radjavi.
    ContributionsChowdhury, Quamrul Islam., Radjavi, Marjan., World Water Forum of Journalists.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.5.W3 S72 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 322 p. :
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3716889M
    ISBN 109847560226
    LC Control Number2003325351
    OCLC/WorldCa52929588

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