Design of water quality monitoring systems

by Robert C. Ward

Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. in New York

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 204-216) and index.

StatementRobert C. Ward, Jim C. Loftis, Graham B. McBride.
ContributionsLoftis, Jim C., McBride, Graham B., 1948-
LC ClassificationsTD367 .W36 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 231 p. :
Number of Pages231
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1885308M
ISBN 100442001568
LC Control Number90046323

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