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California water law and policy

Scott Slater

California water law and policy

by Scott Slater

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Published by Butteworth Legal Publishers, Parker Publications Division in Carlsbad, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • Water -- Law and legislation -- California.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Scott Slater.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFC790 .S58
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. (loose-leaf) ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL821878M
      ISBN 100250472465
      LC Control Number95076066
      OCLC/WorldCa33471417

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