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Snow fences

H. Ll D. Pugh

Snow fences

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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby H.Ll.D. Pugh.
SeriesRoad research technical paper -- no.19
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 52p., 2p. of plates
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13952411M


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