Legal and Institutional Responses to Growing Water Demand (Legislative study)
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Legal and Institutional Responses to Growing Water Demand (Legislative study) by Ludik Teclaff

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Published by Unipub .
Written in English


  • Law and legislation,
  • Water

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Number of Pages95
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Open LibraryOL9125359M
ISBN 109251004447
ISBN 109789251004449

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