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Glaciological Data Series
1.1 General References on Himalayan Hydrology
1.2 Climate of the Himalaya
1.3 Snow and Ice of the Himalaya
1.4 Glacier Studies in the Himalaya
1.5 Hydrology of the Himalaya
1.6 Water Related Hazards in the Himalaya
1.7 Water Resources in the Himalaya
1.8 Secondary Readings Himalayan Hydrology
2.1 General References on Karakoram Hydrology
2.2 Climate of the Karakoram
2.3 Snow and Ice of the Karakoram
2.4 Glacier Studies in the Karakoram
2.5 Hydrology of the Karakoram
2.6 Water Related Hazards in the Karakoram
2.7 Water Resources in the Karakoram
2.8 Secondary Readings Karakoram Hydrology
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