2 edition of System issues of concern to waterway operators. found in the catalog.
System issues of concern to waterway operators.
1986 by Transportation Research Board, National Research Council in Washington, D.C .
Written in English
|Series||Transportation research record ;, 1088|
|Contributions||National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board.|
|LC Classifications||TE7 .H5 no. 1088, HE627 .H5 no. 1088|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||20 p. :|
|Number of Pages||20|
|LC Control Number||86033188|
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