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Published by Britannica Educational Pub. in association with Rosen Educational Services in New York, NY .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Geological time,
  • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Cambrian

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by John P. Rafferty.
SeriesThe geologic history of Earth
ContributionsRafferty, John P.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE508 .G337 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24013713M
ISBN 109781615301256
LC Control Number2009053648
OCLC/WorldCa499130175

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