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2 edition of Industrial rocks and minerals of the Southwest found in the catalog.

Industrial rocks and minerals of the Southwest

Forum on Geology of Industrial Minerals .

Industrial rocks and minerals of the Southwest

a symposium on industrial rocks and minerals of the Southwest, held May 12-15, 1981, in Albuquerque, New Mexico

by Forum on Geology of Industrial Minerals .

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Published by New Mexico Bureau of Mines & Mineral Resources in Socorro, NM .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nonmetallic minerals -- Southwestern States -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesA Symposium on industrial rocks and minerals of the Southwest.
    Statementcompiled by George S. Austin in cooperation with 20 coauthors.
    SeriesCircular (New Mexico. Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources) -- 182.
    ContributionsAustin, George S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN913 .F6 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination111 p. :
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21623029M
    LC Control Number82-621919

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