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Geologic history of Utah

Lehi F. Hintze

Geologic history of Utah

by Lehi F. Hintze

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Published by Dept. of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- Utah,
  • Geology, Stratigraphic

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-165).

    StatementLehi F. Hintze, Bart J. Kowallis.
    SeriesBrigham Young University geology studies -- 9
    ContributionsKowallis, Bart Joseph, 1952-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE169 .H56 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 225 p. :
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23220603M
    ISBN 109780929451008
    LC Control Number2009419041

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