Economic geology and mineral resources of Jamaica.
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Economic geology and mineral resources of Jamaica.

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Published in Kingston .
Written in English



  • Jamaica.


  • Geology, Economic -- Jamaica,
  • Mines and mineral resources -- Jamaica

Book details:

LC ClassificationsQE224 .A3 no. 4
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 61 p.
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL254889M
LC Control Numbergs 52000242

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