Copper resources of the world.
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Copper resources of the world. by International geological congress (16th 1933 Washington, D.C.)

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Published in Washington .
Written in English


  • Copper mines and mining.

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Includes bibliographies.

ContributionsBateman, Alan Mara., Furness, James Wilson, 1874-, Gilluly, James, 1896-, Notman, Arthur, 1883-, Singewald, Joseph T. 1884-1963., Wright, Charles Will, b. 1879.
LC ClassificationsTN440 .I6
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Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL6338190M
LC Control Number36013551

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