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Sanitary landfills a bibliography. by Water Resources Scientific Information Center.

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Published in Washington .
Written in English


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StatementEdited by George L. Knapp.
ContributionsKnapp, George L., ed.
LC ClassificationsZ5853.S22 W38
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 166 p.
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5391299M
LC Control Number72602724

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