Study of alternatives for unimpeded navigation at Pa Mong Dam by A. J. Heineman

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Other titlesUnimpeded navigation at Pa Mong Dam.
Statementprepared for the Committee for the Coordination of Investigations of the Lower Mekong River [by] A.J. Heineman (chief, Navigation Division, U.S. Army Engineer District, Portland, Portland Oregon).
ContributionsCommittee for Coordination of Investigations of the Lower Mekong Basin.
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 92/63897 (V)
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Pagination49, [1] p., [4] leaves of plates
Number of Pages49
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LC Control Number92915583

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