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Water-power

Frizell, Joseph P.

Water-power

an outline of the development and application of the energy of flowing water.

by Frizell, Joseph P.

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Published by J. Wiley & sons; [etc., etc.] in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hydraulic engineering

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Joseph P. Frizell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTC147 .F83
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 589 p. incl. illus., pl.
    Number of Pages589
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6911659M
    LC Control Number01031621
    OCLC/WorldCa4904421

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