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Macro-Engineering and the Earth: World Projects for the Year 2000 and Beyond

A Festchrift in Honour of Frank Davidson (Horwood Engineering Science Series.)

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Published by Horwood Publishing Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Engineering: general,
  • Environmental Engineering & Technology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Case studies,
  • Civil engineering,
  • Environmental engineering,
  • Infrastructure (Economics)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsErnst G. Frankel (Editor), Uwe Kitzinger (Editor), Frank Paul Davidson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8728560M
    ISBN 101898563594
    ISBN 109781898563594
    OCLC/WorldCa48691320

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