United States program for the International Upper Mantle Project
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United States program for the International Upper Mantle Project progress report, 1965. by U.S. Upper Mantle Committee.

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Published by National Academy of Sciences in Washington .
Written in English


  • Upper mantle project.,
  • Earth -- Mantle.

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ContributionsInternational Upper Mantle Committee
LC ClassificationsQE511 U67 1965
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 138 p. :
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21880526M

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