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Earth story the shaping of our world by Simon Lamb

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Historical geology.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesEarth story (Television program)
StatementSimon Lamb & David Sington.
ContributionsSington, David.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE28.3 .L36 1998b
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Pagination240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL357475M
ISBN 100691002290
LC Control Number98017380

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