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River sedimentation theory and applications : proceedings of the Seventh International Symposium on River Sedimentation : Hong Kong, China, 16-18 December, 1998 by International Symposium on River Sedimentation (7th 1998 Hong Kong, China)

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Published by A.A. Balkema in Rotterdam, Netherlands, Brookfield, VT .
Written in English


  • River sediments -- Congresses.,
  • Sediments (Geology) -- Congresses.,
  • Reservoir sedimentation -- Congresses.,
  • Scour (Hydraulic engineering) -- Congresses.,
  • Scour at bridges -- Congresses.

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Other titlesProceedings of the Seventh International Symposium River Sedimentation., Seventh International Symposium on River Sedimentation., ISRS-98.
Statementedited by A.W. Jayawardena, J.H.W. Lee, Z.Y. Wang.
ContributionsJayawardena, A. W., Lee, J. H. W., Wang, Z. Y., University of Hong Kong. Dept. of Civil Engineering.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 1015 p. :
Number of Pages1015
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18136372M
ISBN 109058090345

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