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The principles of historical geology

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Geology, Stratigr
Other titlesHistorical geology.
Statementby J. Willis Stovall and Howard E. Brown.
ContributionsBrown, Howard Elmer.
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LC ClassificationsQE651 .S73
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 471 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13539074M
LC Control Number54010400
OCLC/WorldCa550580

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