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field guide to Ethiopian minerals, rocks and fossils

Bill Morton

field guide to Ethiopian minerals, rocks and fossils

by Bill Morton

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Published in [Addis Ababa] : Addis Ababa University Press, c1978 .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBill Morton.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 83/6184 (Q)
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 170 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4398844M
LC Control Number78980914

Covers rocks and minerals, as well as fossils and land formations. entries in all. Easy to read. Features key identification points, as well as special sections on where to find rocks and minerals and how to hunt them. Low price. BK3 Peterson Field Guide - Rocks and Minerals by Frederick H. Pough - This book covers in depth most minerals, their composition and formations, how to identify them as well as how and where they form and has 64 pages of color pictures and descriptions of minerals. It measures 4 .

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