Geology of the Red Devil Quicksilver Mine, Alaska
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Published by U.S. Government Printing Office in Washington, DC .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Geology -- Alaska -- Red Devil Mine.,
  • Mercury ores -- Alaska.

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Edition Notes

Statementby E.M. MacKevett, Jr. and H.C. Berg.
SeriesContributions to economic geology, U.S. Geological Survey bulletin -- 1142-G
ContributionsBerg, Henry C., Geological Survey (U.S.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE75 .B9 no. 1142-G
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20580111M

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