Outline of the geology of Idaho
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Published by Idaho Bureau of Mines and Geology in Moscow .
Written in English



  • Idaho.


  • Geology -- Idaho.,
  • Mines and mineral resources -- Idaho.

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Statementby Clyde P. Ross and J. Donald Forrester.
SeriesIdaho Bureau of Mines and Geology. Bulletin, no. 15, Bulletin (Idaho Bureau of Mines and Geology) ;, no. 15.
ContributionsForrester, James Donald, 1906- joint author.
LC ClassificationsQE103 .R6
The Physical Object
Pagination74 p.
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL255480M
LC Control Numbergs 58000213

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