Published 1992 by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by Book and Open-File Report Sales, U.S. Geological Survey in Washington, Denver, CO .
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Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||John W. Ewert and Donald A. Swanson, editors.|
|Series||U.S. Geological Survey bulletin ;, 1966|
|Contributions||Ewert, John W., Swanson, Donald A. 1938-|
|LC Classifications||QE75 .B9 no. 1966, QE522 .B9 no. 1966|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||223 p. :|
|Number of Pages||223|
|LC Control Number||92031158|
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