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Published by International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, National Technical Information Service [distributor] in Laxenburg, Austria, Springfield, VA, USA .
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Other titlesAgricultural watersheds : a selection of papers presented at a conference held in Smolenice, CSSR.
StatementG. Golubev, editor.
SeriesIIASA collaborative proceedings series ;, CP-83-S1
ContributionsGolubev, G. N., International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis., Československá akademie věd.
LC ClassificationsTC401 .E584 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 279 p. :
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2613710M
ISBN 103704500593
LC Control Number85177834

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