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What about our minerals?

A quiz book on the geology and mineral resources of Illinois.

by Illinois State Geological Survey

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published in [Urbana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Illinois.,
    • Mines and mineral resources -- Illinois.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      SeriesIts Circular, 124
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE105 .A45 no. 124
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p.
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL190099M
      LC Control Numbera 46003939
      OCLC/WorldCa5060956


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