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Glossary of geology and related sciences

American Geological Institute.

Glossary of geology and related sciences

a cooperative project of the American Geological Institute.

by American Geological Institute.

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Published by The Institute in Washington, D.C. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Beginning with 1962 ed. published under title: Dictionary of geological terms.

    StatementCoordinating chairman: J. V. Howell. With supplement, prepared by the Glossary Review Committee; J. Marvin Weller, chairman.
    ContributionsHowell, J. V. 1891-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE5 .A48 1960
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 325, 9-72 p.
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5814255M
    LC Control Number60060083

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