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2 edition of dictionary of geology. found in the catalog.

dictionary of geology.

John Challinor

dictionary of geology.

by John Challinor

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Published by Wales University Press in Cardiff .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed. 1961.

The Physical Object
Pagination289p.,23cm
Number of Pages289
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17426339M

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