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State water-rights laws and related subjects

Beatrice Hort Holmes

State water-rights laws and related subjects

a supplemental bibliography, 1959 to mid-1967

by Beatrice Hort Holmes

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Published by Economic Research Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • Water rights -- United States -- States -- Bibliography

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    Other titlesState water rights laws and related subjects.
    Statement[compiled by Beatrice H. Holmes, George G. Simons and Harold H. Ellis]
    SeriesMiscellaneous publication / United States Department of Agriculture -- no. 1249., Miscellaneous publication (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 1249.
    ContributionsSimons, George G., Ellis, Harold H., 1920-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination268 p. ;
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14472075M

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