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Report upon the physics and hydraulics of the Mississippi river : upon the protection of the alluvial region against overflow, and upon the deepening of the mouths : based upon surveys and investigations made under the acts of Congress directing the topographical and hydrographical survey of the delta of the Mississippi river, with such investigations as might lead to determine the most practicable plan for securing it from inundation, and the best mode of deepening the channels at the mouths of the river Preview this item
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Report upon the physics and hydraulics of the Mississippi river : upon the protection of the alluvial region against overflow, and upon the deepening of the mouths : based upon surveys and investigations made under the acts of Congress directing the topographical and hydrographical survey of the delta of the Mississippi river, with such investigations as might lead to determine the most practicable plan for securing it from inundation, and the best mode of deepening the channels at the mouths of the river

Author: A A Humphreys; Henry L Abbot
Publisher: Washington : G.P.O., 1867.
Series: Professional papers (United States. Army. Corps of Engineers), no. 13.
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Humphreys, A.A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883.
Report upon the physics and hydraulics of the Mississippi river.
Washington : G.P.O., 1867
(OCoLC)614900013
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: A A Humphreys; Henry L Abbot
OCLC Number: 4522776
Notes: On back cover: Levees of the Mississippi.
"Submitted to the Bureau of Topographical Engineers, War Department, 1861."
Reprint of introductory letter, chapters 2, 6, 7, and plate 2, from Report upon the physics and hydraulics of the Mississippi river [Professional papers of the Corps of Topographical Engineers, United States Army, no. 4. Professional papers of the Corps of Engineers of the U.S. Army, no. 13].
Description: xx, 214 pages : illustrations, folded maps ; 23 cm
Series Title: Professional papers (United States. Army. Corps of Engineers), no. 13.
Responsibility: prepared by A.A. Humphreys and H.L. Abbot.

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