|Statement||by E.M. MacKevett, Jr. and H.C. Berg.|
|Series||Contributions to economic geology, U.S. Geological Survey bulletin -- 1142-G|
|Contributions||Berg, Henry C., Geological Survey (U.S.)|
|LC Classifications||QE75 .B9 no. 1142-G|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||16 p. :|
|Number of Pages||16|
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