Water, earth, and man
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Water, earth, and man a synthesis of hydrology, geomorphology, and socio-economic geography. Contributors: R.G. Barry [and others. by Richard J. Chorley

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Published by Methuen in London] .
Written in English


  • Hydrologic cycle,
  • Hydrology

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Includes bibliography.

The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 588 p. illus., maps. ;
Number of Pages588
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20048869M

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