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Ancient Western North American Margin

Geological Survey of Canada.

Ancient Western North American Margin

an Alpine Rift Model For the East-Central Canadian Cordillera.

by Geological Survey of Canada.

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Published by s.n in S.l .
Written in English


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SeriesPaper (Geological Survey of Canada) -- 87-15
ContributionsStruik, L.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21904610M

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