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Volcanic regimes in Canada

Volcanic Regimes in Canada (Symposium) (1975 University of Waterloo)

Volcanic regimes in Canada

the proceedings of a symposium sponsored by the Volcanology Division of the Geological Association of Canada and held at the University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Ontario, May 16-17, 1975

by Volcanic Regimes in Canada (Symposium) (1975 University of Waterloo)

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Published by Geological Association of Canada in Waterloo, Ontario .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Volcanic ash, tuff, etc -- Canada.,
  • Volcanism -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by W.R.A. Baragar, L.C. Coleman [and] J.M. Hall.
    SeriesSpecial paper -- number 16.
    ContributionsBaragar, W. R. A., Coleman, L. C., Hall, J. M., Geological Association of Canada. Volcanology Division.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii,476p. :
    Number of Pages476
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21470512M

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