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quaternary in the northern Jordan Valley.

Leo Picard

quaternary in the northern Jordan Valley.

by Leo Picard

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Published by [Magnes Press, Hebrew University] in Jerusalem .
Written in English

  • Jordan River Valley.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Quaternary.,
    • Geology -- Jordan River Valley.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesProceedings of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities,, v. 1, no. 4
      LC ClassificationsAS591 .I812 vol. 1, no. 4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination34 p.
      Number of Pages34
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5975775M
      LC Control Number66001612

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