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    • Title: Canalizing the cataract
      • Author: Wilbour, Charles E. (Charles Edwin), 1833-1896.
      • Description: p. 202-204 ; 30 cm.
      • Citation: Brooklyn Museum Libraries. Wilbour Library of Egyptology
      • Imprint: Paris : Bouillon, 1890
      • Date: 1890
      • Call Number: N330 REC v.13
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