Papers on flood problems / [edited by] Wallace E. Akin [and others].

Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 1961.

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George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
H 31 .C514 no.70 Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
no.69-no.71 bound together
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
H31 .C514 no.69-71 Off-site
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
H31 .C514; no.70 Available Request
Other Title Flood problems
Other Authors White, Gilbert F.
Subjects Floods.
Series Research paper (University of Chicago. Department of Geography) ; no. 70.
Description vi, 228 pages : illustrations, maps, diagrams, tables ; 23 cm.
Copyright Date 1961.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-228).
Contents Introduction: the strategy of using flood plains / Gilbert F. White -- Composition and size of flood losses / Roalnd C. Holmes -- The relationship between flood losses and flood-control benefits / Wolf Roder and Brian J.L. Berry -- Attitudes and knowledge on the Topeka flood plain / Wolf Roder -- Invasion and escape on the Little Calumet / Ian Burton -- Flood-to-peak interval / John R. Sheaffer -- Seasonality / Robert W. Kates -- Flood hazard evaluation / Robert W. Kates and Gilber F. White -- The cooperative program in the Tennessee Valley / James E. Goddard -- Flood-plain regulation in Iowa / Wallace E. Akin and Merwin D. Dougal -- Corps of Engineers' experience relating to flood-plain regulation / R.A. Hertzler -- Some aspects of flood loss reduction in England and Wales / Ian Burton.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)166663
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