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Geological map of Greenland

Jan H. Allaart

Geological map of Greenland

1:100.000 Julianehåb 60 V, 2 nord.

by Jan H. Allaart

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Published by C. A. Reitzel in København .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greenland,
  • Julianehaab (District)
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Greenland -- Julianehaab (District)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDescriptive text by Jan H. Allaart.
      SeriesMeddelelser om Grønland udgivne af Kommissionen for videnskabelige undersøgelser i Grønland, Bd. 192, Nr. 4, Meddelelser om Grønland ;, bd. 192, nr. 4.
      ContributionsGrønlands geologiske undersøgelse.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ115 .D39 bd. 192, nr. 4, QE70 .D39 bd. 192, nr. 4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination41 p.
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5114277M
      ISBN 108742100917
      LC Control Number74187006

      Northern Canada and Greenland Paleogene × 1,; KB Northwest Greenland 3, × 2,; MB Nunâ island Upernavik district . greenland by anker weidick with a section on landsat images of greenland by richard s. williams, jr., and jane g. ferrigno satellite image atlas of glaciers of the world edited by richard s. williams, jr., and jane g. ferrigno u.s. geological survey professional paper c.


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