Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by the Western European geological surveys ; edited by G. Innes Lumsden and the editorial board of the directors of the Western European geological surveys.|
|Contributions||Lumsden, G. Innes|
|LC Classifications||QE38 .G46 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 325 p. :|
|Number of Pages||325|
|LC Control Number||91028274|
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