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World geography of petroleum

World geography of petroleum

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Published by PrincetonUniversity Press for the American Geographical Society, Oxford University Press in [Princeton], London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Wallace E. Pratt and Dorothy Good.
SeriesSpecial Publication -- no.31.
ContributionsGood, Dorothy., Pratt, Wallace Everett., American Geographical Society.
The Physical Object
Pagination461p.,ill.,26cm
Number of Pages461
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19751155M

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