geology of South Georgia

by D. Ferguson

Publisher: Dulau & Co. in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 64 Downloads: 594
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Edition Notes

Extracted from the Geological Magazine, N.S. Decade VI, Vol. I, pp. 53-64, February 1914.

Statementby D. Ferguson, G.W. Tyrrell, J.W. Gregory.
ContributionsTyrrell, G. W. b. 1883., Gregory, J. W. 1864-1932.
The Physical Object
Paginationp.p.53-64 ;
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18455031M

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