A report on the Central Luzon Basin, Luzon Island, Philippines.
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A report on the Central Luzon Basin, Luzon Island, Philippines. Prepared for the Government of the Republic of the Philippines and the U.S. Agency for International Development. by United States. Bureau of Reclamation.

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Published in [Manila?] .
Written in English



  • Philippines,
  • Luzon.


  • Water resources development -- Philippines -- Luzon.

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Other titlesCentral Luzon Basin, Luzon Island, Philippines.
ContributionsPhilippines., United States. Agency for International Development.
LC ClassificationsTD313.P6 U5
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 164 p.
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5562457M
LC Control Number67062682

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