Geological studies in Utah.

Cover of: Geological studies in Utah. | James Stewart Williams

Published by Faculty Assn., Utah State Agricultural College in Logan .

Written in English

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  • Utah.


  • Geology -- Utah.

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SeriesAnnual faculty research lecture,, 7
LC ClassificationsQE169 .W55
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p.
Number of Pages24
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Open LibraryOL6032596M
LC Control Number48009759

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