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Environmental history and palaeolimnology proceedings of the Vth International Symposium on Palaeolimnology, held in Cumbria, U.K. by International Symposium on Paleolimnology (5th 1989 Cumbria, England)

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English


  • Paleolimnology -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by J.P. Smith ... [et al.].
SeriesDevelopments in hydrobiology ;, 67
ContributionsSmith, J. P.
LC ClassificationsQE39.5.P3 I58 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 382 p. :
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1541340M
ISBN 100792313186
LC Control Number91020057

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