by [Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Illinois in Urbana .
Written in English
|Series||Civil engineering studies ; sanitary engineering series, no. 46|
|LC Classifications||QC901.U5 D32|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 159 l.|
|Number of Pages||159|
|LC Control Number||74627490|
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