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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Humphreys, A.A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883.
Report upon the physics and hydraulics of the Mississippi River.
Washington : Govt. Print. Off., 1876
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
A A Humphreys; Henry L Abbot
|Description:||xxiii, , 691 pages : xxv folded plates (including maps, diagrams) tables ; 32 cm.|
|Contents:||Basin of the Mississippi River --
The Mississippi River below the junction of the Missouri --
State of the science of hydraulics as applied to rivers --
Method of gauging the Mississippi, its tributaries, and its crevasses --
Experimental theory of water in motion; new law, formulæ, etc. --
Protection against the floods of the Mississippi --
Delta of the Mississippi --
Mouths of the Mississippi.
|Series Title:||Professional papers of the Corps of engineers, U.S. army, no. 13 No. 4. Professional papers of the Corps of topographical engineers, U.S. army ... 1861. Reprinted with additions in 1876|
|Responsibility:||prepared by Captain A.A. Humphreys and Lieut. H.L. Abbot.|