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Published by Geological Society, Distributors, AAPG Bookstore in London, Tulsa, Okla .
Written in English



  • England.,
  • Wales.


  • Geology -- England.,
  • Geology -- Wales.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by P. McL. D. Duff and A.J. Smith.
ContributionsDuff, P. McL. D., Kenyon-Smith, Alec.
LC ClassificationsQE262.A1 G46 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 651 p. :
Number of Pages651
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1316813M
ISBN 100903317702, 0903317710
LC Control Number92189989

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