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Coast protection and sea defence schemes interim guidelines for economic evaluation by Edmund C. Penning-Rowsell

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Published by Middlesex Polytechnic, Flood Hazard Research Centre in [London] .
Written in English

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StatementEdmund C. Penning-Rowsell, Paul M. Thompson and Margaret I. Hill.
ContributionsThompson, Paul M., Hill, Margaret I., Middlesex Polytechnic. Flood Hazard Research Centre.
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Open LibraryOL13715864M

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