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A to Z of earth scientists

by Alexander E. Gates

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Facts on File in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earth scientists,
  • Geology,
  • SCIENCE,
  • Science & Technology,
  • Earth Sciences,
  • Dictionaries,
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY,
  • Biography,
  • Geography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlexander E. Gates
    SeriesNotable scientists, Notable scientists
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE21 .G38 2003eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    Pagination1 online resource (xv, 336 p.)
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27092502M
    ISBN 101438109199
    ISBN 109781438109190
    OCLC/WorldCa234234247

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