Urban flood analysis in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey, Open-File Services Section, Western Distribution Branch, U.S. Geological Survey] in Oklahoma City, Okla, [Lakewood, Colo .

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Statementby Robert L. Tortorelli ... [et al.] ; prepared in cooperation with the city of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
SeriesOpen-file report -- 83-26, Open-file report (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- 83-26
ContributionsTortorelli, Robert L, Geological Survey (U.S.), Oklahoma City (Okla.)
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Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL14226333M

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Donald E. Green, Panhandle Pioneer: Henry C. Hitch, His Ranch, and His Family (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, ). Robert Haywood, Trails South: The Wagon-Road Economy in the Dodge City. The Oklahoma GIS Maps Search links below open in a new window and take you to third party websites that provide access to OK public records.

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