By R.B. Jansen
This entire instruction manual covers numerous facets of dam know-how and provides case histories which are reviewed to illustrate ideas and strategies of proved price. additionally, realization is given to functional features of layout, building, operation and rehabilitation.
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Advanced Dam Engineering For Design Construction And Rehabilitation by R.B. Jansen