Publisher:State Rivers and Water Supply Commission, Victoria, Melbourne, 1962
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
State Rivers and Water Supply Commission, Victoria, 1962, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition
380 pp., last two blank, foreword by Minister The Honourable W. J. Mibus, M.L.A., Minister of water supply, introduction by Lewis R. East, chairman, State Rivers and Water Supply Commission, acknowledgements, two appendices, general index and photograph and diagrams index. The text is illustrated with sepia coloured photographs, maps:- many which are folded and can be pulled out, and tables. Green coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. This book is about river management and drainage and how proper management will alleviate severity of flood damage to the outlying areas of major rivers and how legislation and politics may be circumnavigated to help in this cause, in both Australia and New Zealand. The corners are bumped and rubbed and the head and heel the spine are likewise bumped. The spine is sunned. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; History. Inventory No: 0100510.