Waterways of India
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Waterways of India their problems and the administrative machinery required for obtaining maximumbenefits. by India. Central Board of Irrigation.

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Published in New Delhi .
Written in English

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SeriesPopular series leaflet -- No. 4
The Physical Object
Paginationiii,38 p. :
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19965742M

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