The limestone resources of the Auckland district (from Wellsford to Mercer, including Coromandel)
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The limestone resources of the Auckland district (from Wellsford to Mercer, including Coromandel) by B. C. Waterhouse

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Published by Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research in [Wellington .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • New Zealand,
  • Auckland (Provincial District),
  • Auckland (Provincial district)

Subjects:

  • Limestone -- New Zealand -- Auckland (Provincial District),
  • Geology -- New Zealand -- Auckland (Provincial district)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 32-35.

Statementby B. C. Waterhouse.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE342 .A792 no. 10
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5717072M
LC Control Number70365424

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