|Statement||by Lynn M. Highland and Peter Bobrowsky.|
|Series||Circular -- 1325, U.S. Geological Survey circular -- 1325.|
|Contributions||Bobrowsky, Peter T., Geological Survey (U.S.)|
|LC Classifications||QE599.A2 .H54 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 129 p. :|
|Number of Pages||129|
|LC Control Number||2009275285|
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