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The amateur geologist

explorations and investigations

by Ray Wiggers

  • 159 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Franklin Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- Juvenile literature,
  • Geology,
  • Science projects

  • About the Edition

    Presents projects and activities that explore many aspects of the science of geology.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical reference (p. 137-138) and index.

    Statementby Raymond Wiggers.
    SeriesAn Amateur science series book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE29 .W475 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143 p. :
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1405190M
    ISBN 100531111121
    LC Control Number93013392
    OCLC/WorldCa28499744

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