|Statement||by Francis P. Shepard and K. O. Emery.|
|Series||Geological Society of America. Special papers, no. 31, Special papers (Geological Society of America) -- 31.|
|Contributions||Emery, K. O. 1914-|
|LC Classifications||GC83 .S5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 171 p.|
|Number of Pages||171|
|LC Control Number||42001435|
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