Geologic Consequences of the 1983 Wet Year in Utah
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Geologic Consequences of the 1983 Wet Year in Utah by Bruce N. Kaliser

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Published by Utah Geological Survey .
Written in English


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Number of Pages109
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Open LibraryOL12085984M
ISBN 101557913005
ISBN 109781557913005

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