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Limestone resources of the lower Kaskaskia Valley.

James C. Bradbury

Limestone resources of the lower Kaskaskia Valley.

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Published in Urbana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois,
  • Kaskaskia River Valley.
    • Subjects:
    • Limestone -- Illinois -- Kaskaskia River Valley.,
    • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Mississippian.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE105 .A45 no. 346
      The Physical Object
      Pagination22 p.
      Number of Pages22
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL221990M
      LC Control Numbera 63007448
      OCLC/WorldCa5038700

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