The Resource The Nile; : a general account of the river and the utilization of its waters

The Nile; : a general account of the river and the utilization of its waters

Label
The Nile; : a general account of the river and the utilization of its waters
Title
The Nile;
Title remainder
a general account of the river and the utilization of its waters
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
ORL
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1880-
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Hurst, H. E.
LC call number
DT115
LC item number
.H87 1957
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  • Hydraulic engineering
  • Hydraulic engineering
  • Waterhuishouding
  • Irrigatie (waterhuishouding)
  • Projecten
  • Waterbouw
  • Nile River
  • Nil (Fleuve)
  • Nile River
  • Nile River Valley
Label
The Nile; : a general account of the river and the utilization of its waters
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. General survey of the Nile -- II. Egypt -- III. Irrigation in Egypt -- 1. Ancient history -- 2. Basin irrigation -- 3. Perennial irrigation. Historical -- 4. Working of perennial irrigation -- 5. The Aswan Dam and water measurement -- IV. The main Nile in the Northern Sudan -- 1. General -- 2. The main Nile in the Sudan -- V. The Blue Nile and Atbara in the central Sudan -- 1. The Blue Nile and irrigation -- 2. The Atbara -- VI. The Blue Nile and Atbara in Ethiopia -- 1. The Blue Nile -- 2. Lake Tana and the surrounding country -- 3. The people of Ethiopia -- 4. The Atbara -- VII. The White Nile and the central Sudan -- VIII. The upper White Nile and southern Sudan -- 1. General -- 2. The Sobat -- 3. The Bahr-El-Jebel and Bahr-El-Zeraf -- 4. The Bahr-El-Ghazal -- IX. The country of the Great Lakes. Lake Albert and Edward -- 1. General -- 2. The Bahr-El-Jebel or Albert Nile and Lake Albert -- 3. The Semliki River and Lake Edward -- X. The Victoria Nile and Lake Victoria -- XI. Climate, health and vegetation -- 1. Climate -- 2. Health -- 3. Vegetation -- XII. The early history of the Nile basin -- 1. The people and their origins -- 2. History -- XIII. Exploration in modern times -- XIV. History of hydrological studies in the Nile basin -- XV. Hydrology -- 1. The Nile in general -- 2. The Great Lakes -- 3. Evaporation and transpiration -- 4. The origin of the Nile flood -- 5. Roda gauge and the search for periodicities in the Nile phenomena -- 6. Sunspots and the Nile -- 7. Forecasting the river -- 8. The silt in the Nile -- 9. The matter in solution in the Nile -- XVI. General considerations relating to the major Nile projects -- 1. Summary of proposals -- 2. Existing works -- 3. Bases for extension of irrigation. schemes for conservation and control -- 4. Theory of over-year storage -- 5. Mathematical note on over-year storage -- XVII. Proposed projects -- 1. Proposals for century storage -- 2. Reduction of water losses and canalisation of the Sudd region -- 3. The Lake Tana Reservoir -- 4. The main Nile Reservoirs and flood protection -- 5. The working of the projects in combination -- 6. Hydro-electric schemes -- 7. Other schemes -- 8. Concluding remarks
Edition
Rev. ed..
Extent
331 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01404001
  • (OCoLC)ocm01404001
Label
The Nile; : a general account of the river and the utilization of its waters
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. General survey of the Nile -- II. Egypt -- III. Irrigation in Egypt -- 1. Ancient history -- 2. Basin irrigation -- 3. Perennial irrigation. Historical -- 4. Working of perennial irrigation -- 5. The Aswan Dam and water measurement -- IV. The main Nile in the Northern Sudan -- 1. General -- 2. The main Nile in the Sudan -- V. The Blue Nile and Atbara in the central Sudan -- 1. The Blue Nile and irrigation -- 2. The Atbara -- VI. The Blue Nile and Atbara in Ethiopia -- 1. The Blue Nile -- 2. Lake Tana and the surrounding country -- 3. The people of Ethiopia -- 4. The Atbara -- VII. The White Nile and the central Sudan -- VIII. The upper White Nile and southern Sudan -- 1. General -- 2. The Sobat -- 3. The Bahr-El-Jebel and Bahr-El-Zeraf -- 4. The Bahr-El-Ghazal -- IX. The country of the Great Lakes. Lake Albert and Edward -- 1. General -- 2. The Bahr-El-Jebel or Albert Nile and Lake Albert -- 3. The Semliki River and Lake Edward -- X. The Victoria Nile and Lake Victoria -- XI. Climate, health and vegetation -- 1. Climate -- 2. Health -- 3. Vegetation -- XII. The early history of the Nile basin -- 1. The people and their origins -- 2. History -- XIII. Exploration in modern times -- XIV. History of hydrological studies in the Nile basin -- XV. Hydrology -- 1. The Nile in general -- 2. The Great Lakes -- 3. Evaporation and transpiration -- 4. The origin of the Nile flood -- 5. Roda gauge and the search for periodicities in the Nile phenomena -- 6. Sunspots and the Nile -- 7. Forecasting the river -- 8. The silt in the Nile -- 9. The matter in solution in the Nile -- XVI. General considerations relating to the major Nile projects -- 1. Summary of proposals -- 2. Existing works -- 3. Bases for extension of irrigation. schemes for conservation and control -- 4. Theory of over-year storage -- 5. Mathematical note on over-year storage -- XVII. Proposed projects -- 1. Proposals for century storage -- 2. Reduction of water losses and canalisation of the Sudd region -- 3. The Lake Tana Reservoir -- 4. The main Nile Reservoirs and flood protection -- 5. The working of the projects in combination -- 6. Hydro-electric schemes -- 7. Other schemes -- 8. Concluding remarks
Edition
Rev. ed..
Extent
331 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01404001
  • (OCoLC)ocm01404001

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