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Fossils for amateurs

Russell P. MacFall

Fossils for amateurs

a guide to collecting and preparing invertebrate fossils

by Russell P. MacFall

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Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold in New York .
Written in

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Fossils -- Collection and preservation.,
    • Fossils -- Collection and preservation -- United States.,
    • Invertebrates, Fossil -- Collection and preservation.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 324-331.

      Statement[by] Russell P. MacFall & Jay Wollin.
      ContributionsWollin, Jay, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE718 .M3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 341 p.
      Number of Pages341
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5079096M
      LC Control Number74149259


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