guide to information sources in mining, minerals, and geosciences by Stuart R Kaplan

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Published by Interscience Publishers in New York .

Written in English

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  • Mines and mineral resources -- Information services,
  • Geology -- Information services,
  • Geography -- Information services,
  • Information services

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Statementedited by Stuart R. Kaplan
SeriesGuides to information sources in science and technology -- v. 2, Guides to information sources in science and technology -- v. 2
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 599 p.
Number of Pages599
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14641911M
LC Control Number65-24304

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