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Water rights

Oversight hearings before the Subcommittee on Water and Power Resources of the Committee on Resources, House of Representatives, One Hundred ... OR, October 5, 1995--Boise, ID

by United States

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Published by For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office .
Written in English

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Number of Pages331
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Open LibraryOL7374266M
ISBN 100160522277
ISBN 109780160522277

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