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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mineralogy,
  • Petrology,
  • Mineral industries

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 413-415.

Statement[by] Anthony C. Tennissen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE364 .T46
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 439 p.
Number of Pages439
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5415722M
ISBN 100136105017
LC Control Number73007565

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