3 edition of Man and his geologic environment found in the catalog.
Man and his geologic environment
David N. Cargo
|Statement||[by] David N. Cargo [and] Bob F. Mallory.|
|Contributions||Mallory, Bob F., joint author.|
|LC Classifications||QE26.2 .C37|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 548 p.|
|Number of Pages||548|
|LC Control Number||73008236|
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