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" Egypt is sufficient to insure the conversion of half a million acres from flood to perennial irrigation. Egypt, therefore, requires reservoirs capable of storing four milliards of cubic metres of water. "
The Nile in 1904 - Page 71
by Sir William Willcocks, Hugh John Llewellyn Beadnell - 1904 - 225 pages
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The Windsor Magazine: An Illustrated Monthly for Men and Women, Volume 21

1905
...country. It is known that each milliard of cubic metres of water stored in reservoirs situated in Egypt is sufficient to insure the conversion of half a million...therefore, requires reservoirs capable of storing four milliards of cubic metres of water. The Assouan Dam was intended to lie six metres higher than...
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The Windsor Magazine, Volume 21

Literary Criticism - 1905
...country. It is known that each milliard of cubic metres of water stored in reservoirs situated in Egypt is sufficient to insure the conversion of half a million...irrigation. Egypt, therefore, requires reservoirs capab'e of storing four milliards of cubic metres of water. The Assouan Dam was intended to be six...
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Bulletin of the American Geographical Society, Volume 37

Geography - 1905
...irrigation for these 2,030,000 acres, and so add 60,000,000 to the wealth of the country. To do this Egypt requires reservoirs capable of storing 4 milliards of cubic metres of water. Sir William Willcocks' project for providing all the water required for perennial irrigation has been...
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Monthly consular and trade reports, Volume 82, Issues 312-315

United States. Bureau of Manufactures, United States. Bureau of Foreign Commerce (1854-1903)., United States. Dept. of Commerce and Labor. Bureau of Statistics - Consular reports - 1906
...milliard of cubic meters of water stored in Egypt itself is sufficient to insure the conversion of 500,000 acres from flood to perennial irrigation, Egypt therefore...reservoirs capable of storing 4 milliards of cubic motors of water." WIDE DEMAND FOR MACHINERY. From the brief outline of the progress that has been achieved...
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Consular Reports: Commerce, manufactures, etc, Issues 313-315

Consular reports - 1906
...milliard of cubic meters of water stored in Egypt itself is sufficient to insure the conversion of 500,000 acres from flood to perennial irrigation, Egypt therefore...reservoirs capable of storing 4 milliards of cubic meters of water.3 WIDE DEMAND FOR MACHINERY. From the brief outline of the progress that has been achieved...
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