by [United States Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District in [Buffalo] .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||written by Nuala McGann Drescher ; edited and designed by James Robert Martin-Diaz.|
|Contributions||Martin-Diaz, James Robert.|
|LC Classifications||UG24.N7 D73 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||328 p. :|
|Number of Pages||328|
|LC Control Number||82185061|
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