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Water management in India what works, what doesn"t by M. Dinesh Kumar

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Published by Gyan Pub. House in New Delhi .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Water demand management -- India,
  • Water-supply -- India -- Management,
  • Water harvesting -- India,
  • Water utilities -- India

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementM. Dinesh Kumar.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTD303.A1 D56 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination351 p. :
Number of Pages351
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23963663M
ISBN 10812121033X
ISBN 109788121210331
LC Control Number2009305253

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