Morphology and hydrology of a glacial stream - White River, Mount Rainier, Washington
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Morphology and hydrology of a glacial stream - White River, Mount Rainier, Washington a study of the hydraulic and morphologic processes by which a valley train is formed by a proglacial stream. by Robert K. Fahnestock

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Published by U.S. Government Printing Office in Washington .
Written in English


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SeriesPhysiographic andhydraulic studies of rivers, Professional papers -- 422-A.
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Open LibraryOL20890842M

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