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Texas law of water rights

Wells A. Hutchins

Texas law of water rights

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Published by Texas Legislature and Texas Board of Waters Engineers in cooperation with Farm Economics Division, Economic Research Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Water rights -- Texas.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Wells A. Hutchins.
      ContributionsTexas. Legislature., Texas Board of Water Engineers., United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service. Farm Economics Division.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFT1323.W2 H88
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxlvi, 673 p. ;
      Number of Pages673
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5870835M
      LC Control Number62063081
      OCLC/WorldCa2123359


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