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Exploring the water heritage of Mumbai

Varsha S. Shirgaonkar

Exploring the water heritage of Mumbai

by Varsha S. Shirgaonkar

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Published by Aryan Books International in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water conservation,
  • Waterworks,
  • Water resources development,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-164) and index.

    Other titlesMumbai
    StatementVarsha S. Shirgaonkar
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD4465.I5 S55 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 167 p., [56] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages167
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25181077M
    ISBN 108173054150
    ISBN 109788173054150
    LC Control Number2012323253
    OCLC/WorldCa742283500

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