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Hydro-electric installations in the Soviet Union

British Delegation Visiting U.S.S.R. to Examine Hydro-Electric Installations (1956)

Hydro-electric installations in the Soviet Union

report of a team of engineers who visited Russia in October 1956.

by British Delegation Visiting U.S.S.R. to Examine Hydro-Electric Installations (1956)

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Published by Institution of Civil Engineers in (London) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hydroelectric power plants -- Russia.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsInstitution of Civil Engineers (Great Britain), British Council.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination76 p. :
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19482315M


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