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Bituminous coal fields of Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania. Bureau of Topographic and Geologic Survey

Bituminous coal fields of Pennsylvania.

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Published in Harrisburg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania.
    • Subjects:
    • Bituminous coal.,
    • Coal -- Pennsylvania.,
    • Coal -- Analysis.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      SeriesIts Bulletin M 6
      ContributionsAshley, Geo. H. b. 1866., Sisler, James Donaldson, 1894-, Reese, John F., United States. Bureau of Mines.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN805.P4 A45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination v in .
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL252936M
      LC Control Numbergs 29000124
      OCLC/WorldCa2951374


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