Report on the geology of portions of New Mexico and Arizona examined in 1873. by Grove Karl Gilbert

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StatementBy G.K. Gilbert.
SeriesUnited States. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. Report ..., v. III
LC ClassificationsQE74 .W6
The Physical Object
Pagination503-567 p.
Number of Pages567
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Open LibraryOL6932873M
LC Control Number03026098

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