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The inaccessible earth

G. C. Brown

The inaccessible earth

an integrated view to its structue and composition

by G. C. Brown

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Published by Chapman & Hall in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Earth
    • Subjects:
    • Earth -- Internal structure.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-264) and index.

      StatementG.C. Brown, A.E. Mussett.
      ContributionsMussett, A. E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE509 .B895 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 276 p. :
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1405263M
      ISBN 10041248160X
      LC Control Number93013469

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The inaccessible earth by Brown, G. (Geoff C.) Publication date Topics Earth, Earth (Planet), Geochemie, Planets -- Internal structure, Erde, Geophysik, Erdinneres, Earth (Planet) -- Internal structure, Terre -- Structure interne, Terre - Structure interne Publisher Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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