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The changing land a look at the primordial. by Alasdair Alpin MacGregor

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Published by Kingsmead in Bath .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Australia.

Subjects:

  • Geomorphology -- Australia.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsGB441 .M32 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 120, [19] p.
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5463853M
ISBN 100901571660
LC Control Number73166539
OCLC/WorldCa701805

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