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The Way the Earth Works

An Introduction to the New Global Geology and Its Revolutionary Development

by Peter J. Wyllie

  • 130 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Wiley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology & the lithosphere,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Science,
  • Earth Sciences - General,
  • Science / Earth Sciences,
  • Geology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7631852M
    ISBN 10047196896X
    ISBN 109780471968962

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