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Applied coastal geomorphology.

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Published by M.I.T. Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


  • Coasts -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Geomorphology -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

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Includes bibliographies.

StatementEdited by J. A. Steers.
LC ClassificationsGB451 .S69 1971b
The Physical Object
Pagination227 p.
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5758152M
ISBN 100262190885
LC Control Number71138843

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