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River control and utilization in Japan.

Robert Y. Grant

River control and utilization in Japan.

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Published by Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers, Natural Resources Section in [Tokyo] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Rivers -- Japan.,
    • Water rights -- Japan.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 121-129.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC461 .S8 no. 149
      The Physical Object
      Pagination161 p.
      Number of Pages161
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6127336M
      LC Control Number52060218
      OCLC/WorldCa31275612

      Flood control in small urban rivers: an example of river projects in Tokyo K. Sato1, K. Masuhara1, S. Mochida1, T. Yamamoto2, H. Gotoh3 & M. Takezawa3 1Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Japan 2Chuo College of Technology, Japan 3Department of Civil Engineering, Nihon University, Japan Abstract The Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) has conducted a variety of river. @article{osti_, title = {The feasibility of solar energy usage on Red River Army Depot. Final report}, author = {Crowder, G W}, abstractNote = {This feasibility study considers the usage of solar energy to heat and cool the main office buildings on the Red River Army Depot, Texarkana Texas. Solar energy costs are compared with the present heating and cooling . Book Publishing Center SCIRP also provides a publishing service such as books, conference proceedings, monographs, biographies, thesis as a book and papers in a book, covering multiple areas of expertise. Without limitations on the language or length, many authors greatly approve of our fast and efficient publishing services.


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