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Smithonia meteorite

Sharat Kumar Roy

Smithonia meteorite

by Sharat Kumar Roy

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Published in [Chicago] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meteorites.

  • Edition Notes

    Caption title.

    Statementby Sharat Kumar Roy and Robert Kriss Wyant.
    SeriesGeological series of Field Museum of Natural History,, v. 7, no. 9
    ContributionsWyant, Robert Kriss, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE1 .F4 vol. 7, no. 9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination129-134 p.
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6090221M
    LC Control Number51006314
    OCLC/WorldCa3807073

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