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The world"s beaches

Orrin H. Pilkey

The world"s beaches

from sandgrains to seashells

by Orrin H. Pilkey

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementOrrin H. Pilkey ... [et al.]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGB451.2 .W667 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24524664M
ISBN 109780520268715, 9780520268722
LC Control Number2010033411

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