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Research article
20 Feb 2014
Research article |  | 20 Feb 2014

A data-based comparison of flood frequency analysis methods used in France

K. Kochanek, B. Renard, P. Arnaud, Y. Aubert, M. Lang, T. Cipriani, and E. Sauquet

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