Federal flood policy
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Federal flood policy balancing challenges and lessons by James E. Rysanek

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in Hauppauge, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Government policy,
  • Flood control

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementeditor, James E. Rysanek
LC ClassificationsTC423 .F43 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25185594M
ISBN 109781613240175
LC Control Number2011007122

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