Geology of the country around Leighton Buzzard memoir for 1:50 000 geological sheet 220 (England and Wales)

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StatementE.R. Shephard-Thorn ... (et al.).
ContributionsShephard-Thorn, E. R., British Geological Survey.
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Paginationx,127p.
Number of Pages127
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Open LibraryOL22714293M
ISBN 100118845039
OCLC/WorldCa30722287

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