5 edition of geological imperative found in the catalog.
Shelton H. Davis
|Statement||by Shelton H. Davis & Robert O. Mathews.|
|Contributions||Mathews, Robert O., joint author., Anthropology Resource Center (Washington, D.C.)|
|LC Classifications||F2519.1.A6 D38|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||106 p. :|
|Number of Pages||106|
|LC Control Number||79111841|
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