Flood of October 1996 in southern Maine by Glenn Hodgkins

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey, USGS Information Services [distributor] in Augusta, Me, Denver, CO .

Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 27-28).

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Statementby Glenn Hodgkins and Gregory J. Stewart ; prepared in cooperation with the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
SeriesWater-resources investigations report -- 97-4189.
ContributionsStewart, Gregory J., United States. Federal Emergency Management Agency., Geological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 28 p. :
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17696060M

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