4 edition of Relating geophysical structures and processes found in the catalog.
Relating geophysical structures and processes
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Keiiti Aki, Renata Dmowska, editors.|
|Series||Geophysical monograph,, 76, IUGG ;, v. 16, IUGG (Series) ;, v. 16.|
|Contributions||Aki, Keiiti, 1930-, Dmowska, Renata.|
|LC Classifications||QE43 .R44 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 133 p. :|
|Number of Pages||133|
|LC Control Number||93028483|
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