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Published by Geological Society of America in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English


  • Landslides.,
  • Landslides -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by Donald R. Coates.
SeriesReviews in engineering geology -- v. 3
ContributionsCoates, Donald Robert, 1922-
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 278 p. :
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15321082M
ISBN 100813741033

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