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geological reconnaissance of Panama.

Robert A. Terry

geological reconnaissance of Panama.

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Published by California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Panama.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Panama.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 87-91.

      SeriesOccasional papers of the California Academy of Sciences,, no. 23
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ11 .C18 no. 23
      The Physical Object
      Pagination91 p.
      Number of Pages91
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6195462M
      LC Control Number56002676
      OCLC/WorldCa2105310

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