Geology of the Tybo district, Nevada by Henry G. Ferguson

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Published by University of Nevada in Reno, Nev .

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  • Nye County.


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At head of title: Bulletin of Nevada State Bureau of Mines and Mackay School of Mines.

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Other titlesTybo district, Nevada, Geology of the.
Statementby Henry G. Ferguson ... Prepared and published by the Nevada State Bureau of Mines in cooperation with the United States Geological Survey.
SeriesUniversity of Nevada bulletin,, vol. XXVII: no. 3, August 1, 1933
ContributionsNevada Bureau of Mines., Mackay School of Mines.
LC ClassificationsQE138.T9 F4
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p.
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL253269M
LC Control Numbergs 33000394

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