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Contributions to geochronology in Connecticut, II

Contributions to geochronology in Connecticut, II

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Published by State Geological and Natural History Survey of Connecticut, Dept. of Environmental Protection in Hartford, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Connecticut.
    • Subjects:
    • Radioactive dating -- Connecticut.,
    • Petrology -- Connecticut.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementR.L. Armstrong ... [et al.].
      SeriesReport of investigations / State Geological and Natural History Survey of Connecticut ;, no. 10, Report of investigations (State Geological and Natural History Survey of Connecticut) ;, no. 10.
      ContributionsArmstrong, Richard L. 1937-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE93 .A1165 no. 10, QE508 .A1165 no. 10
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 40 p. :
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3924045M
      LC Control Number81621598

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