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regional guide to Iowa landforms

Jean Cutler Prior

regional guide to Iowa landforms

by Jean Cutler Prior

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Published by State of Iowa : [available from Iowa Geological Survey] in Iowa City .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iowa
    • Subjects:
    • Geomorphology -- Iowa -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesIowa landforms.
      Statementby Jean Cutler Prior.
      SeriesIowa Geological Survey educational series ; 3
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGB428.I6 P74
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 72 p. (p. 72 blank for "Notes") :
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4892605M
      LC Control Number76025400

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