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Investigations of sand movements using radioactive sand

Jan Davidsson

Investigations of sand movements using radioactive sand

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Published by Royal University of Lund, Dept. of Geography, C.W.K. Gleerup in Lund .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sand.,
  • Littoral drift.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSvensk Geografisk Årsbok. 33.
    Statementby Jan Davidsson.
    SeriesLund studies in geography -- no. 12.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination108-126 p. :
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16006128M

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