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Geology for the layman

Alexander MacLean

Geology for the layman

an introduction to the science of geology prepared for the instruction and guidance of prospectors, students, engineers, executives, investors and other interested in mining matters.

by Alexander MacLean

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Northern Miner Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology,
  • Mines and mineral resources

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE28 M25 1947
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176p.
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17298960M

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