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Published by Dowden, Hutchinson & Ross, distributed world wide by Academic Press in Stroudsburg, Pa, [New York] .
Written in English


  • Sedimentology -- Dictionaries

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by Rhodes W. Fairbridge, Joanne Bourgeois.
SeriesEncyclopedia of earth sciences series ;, v. 6
ContributionsFairbridge, Rhodes Whitmore, 1914-, Bourgeois, Joanne.
LC ClassificationsQE471 .E49
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 901 p. :
Number of Pages901
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4730132M
ISBN 100879331526
LC Control Number78018259

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