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Coastal management in Australia by Nick Harvey

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Published by Oxford University Press in South Melbourne, Vic, Oxford .
Written in English


  • Coastal zone management -- Australia.,
  • Shore protection -- Australia.,
  • Coastal engineering -- Australia.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [304]-329) and index.

StatementNick Harvey and Brian Caton.
SeriesMeridian, Australian geographical perspectives, Meridian (Melbourne, Vic.)
ContributionsCaton, Brian.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 342 p. :
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18186728M
ISBN 100195537947

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