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Glaciological research on the North Atlantic coasts.

Hans Wilhelmsson Ahlmann

Glaciological research on the North Atlantic coasts.

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Published by Royal Geographical Society in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arctic regions.
    • Subjects:
    • Glaciers -- Arctic regions.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesR.G.S. research series ;, no. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGB2595 .A6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination83 p. :
      Number of Pages83
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6033852M
      LC Control Number48011882
      OCLC/WorldCa494915

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