Port of Minneapolis - St. Paul, MN and ports on Upper Mississippi River (miles 300 to 860 AOR)
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Port of Minneapolis - St. Paul, MN and ports on Upper Mississippi River (miles 300 to 860 AOR)

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Published by The Corps, For sale by the Navigation Data Center, U.S. G.P.O. [distributor] in [Fort Belvoir, Va.?], Alexandria, VA, Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • Harbors -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis.,
  • Harbors -- Minnesota -- Saint Paul.,
  • Harbors -- Mississippi River.

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Other titlesPort of Minneapolis - Saint Paul, MN and ports on Upper Mississippi River (miles 300 to 860 AOR)
Statementprepared by Navigation Data Center ; U.S. Army, Corps of Engineers, Institute for Water Resources.
SeriesPort series -- no. 69, NDC -- 04-P-1, Port series (United States. Army. Corps of Engineers) -- no. 69., NDC (Series) -- 04-P-1.
ContributionsNavigation Data Center (U.S.), Water Resources Support Center (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsHE554.M53 P67 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 196 p. :
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16231630M
LC Control Number2005364627

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