Geology of the country around Exeter memoir for 1:50 000 geological sheet 325 (England and Wales) by R. A. Edwards

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Published by Stationery Office in London .

Written in English

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  • Geology -- England -- Exeter.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementR.A. Edwards and R.C. Scrivener.
ContributionsScrivener, R. C., British Geological Survey., Natural Environment Research Council (Great Britain)
LC ClassificationsQE262.E84 E48 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 183 p. :
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22320731M
ISBN 100118845276

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