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" ... irrigated at all. The problem is how to provide perennial irrigation to these 2,000,000 acres, and so add ^60,000,000 to the wealth of the country. To give all the agricultural lands perennial irrigation, Egypt requires reservoirs capable of storing... "
The Nile in 1904 - Page 76
by Sir William Willcocks, Hugh John Llewellyn Beadnell - 1904 - 225 pages
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Messenger, Volume 41

1904
...reservoir, at its present level, contains 1,400 million cubic yards of water (202 gallons to the yard), which will suffice for the conversion of half a million...the wealth of the country. But though the dam was completed only at the end of 1902, already the whole of the water has been devoted to special tracts,...
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The Windsor Magazine, Volume 4

The WIndsor Magazine, WARD, LOCK & CO., june roy, ward, lock &, limited - 1896
...regarding the working of the new Reservoir. At its present level it contains, when full, one milliard cubic metres of water, which will suffice for the...perennial irrigation, adding 15,000,000 to the wealth of Egypt. But though the Dam was only completed at the end of 11)02, already the whole of the water has...
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The Windsor Magazine: An Illustrated Monthly for Men and Women, Volume 21

1905
...regarding the working of the new Reservoir. At its present level it contains, when full, one milliard cubic metres of water, which will suffice for the...half a million acres to perennial irrigation, adding 15,000,0(1(1 to the wealth of Egypt. But though the Dam was only completed at the end of J'.loi,...
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Egyptian irrigation, Volume 2

Sir William Willcocks, James Ireland Craig - Irrigation - 1913 - 883 pages
...storage capacity of the reservoir. From this lecture the following extracts are given : " The Aswan Reservoir at its present level contains one milliard...the conversion of half a million acres to perennial LA 3 ASSUAN DAM HOLD UP WATe/t TO KL 112.00 METRES SCALE "800" DIMENSIONS IN METRES PLATE LXX. ress...
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Bulletin of the American Geographical Society of New York, Volume 36

Geography - 1904
...irrigation, Egypt requires reservoirs capable of storing four milliards of cubic metres of water. The Assuan reservoir, at its present level, contains one milliard...of water, which will suffice for the conversion of 500,000 acres to perennial irrigation. But though the dam was only completed at the end of 1902, the...
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Bulletin of the American Geographical Society of New York, Volume 36

Geography - 1904
...irrigation, Egypt requires reservoirs capable of storing four milliards of cubic metres of water. The Assuan reservoir, at its present level, contains one milliard...of water, which will suffice for the conversion of 500,000 acres to perennial irrigation. But though the dam was only completed at the end of 1902, the...
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Factory and Industrial Management, Volume 27

John Robertson Dunlap, Arthur Van Vlissingen, John M. Carmody - Engineering - 1904
...hat the Assouan dam, as at prestructed, while doing all that was of it, is not doing all that Egypt "The Assouan reservoir, at its present level, contains...15,000,000 to the wealth of the country. But though the dam \va< only completed at the end of 1902. already the whole of the water has been devoted tc special...
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Bulletin, Volume 36

Geography - 1904
...irrigation, Egypt requires reservoirs capable of storing four milliards of cubic metres of water. The Ass-uan reservoir, at its present level, contains one milliard...of water, which will suffice for the conversion of 500,000 acres to perennial irrigation. But though the dam was only completed at the end of 1902, the...
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