Chambers earth sciences dictionary

  • 250 Pages
  • 4.82 MB
  • English

Chambers , Edinburgh
Earth sciences -- Dictiona
Statementgeneral editor: P.M.B. Walker ; consultant editor: P.A. Sabine.
ContributionsWalker, P. M. B., Sabine, Peter Aubrey.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 250 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15345395M
ISBN 100550132449
LC Control Number91006277

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: Cyclopaedia: Or, An Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Vols. I & II. A Supplement to Mr. Chambers's Cyclopaedia Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. In Two Volumes: 4 vols.: xxv, unpaginated. 42 cm.

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