United States earthquakes, 1985 by Stover, Carl W.

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  • Earthquakes -- United States.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-170).

Book details

Statementby Carl W. Stover and Lindie R. Brewer.
SeriesU.S. Geological Survey bulletin -- 1954
ContributionsBrewer, Lindie., Geological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 170 p. :
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16593186M

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