The mineral resources of Newfoundland

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Published by s.n.] in [St. John"s, Nfld? .

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  • Mines and mineral resources -- Newfoundland and Labrador.,
  • Mineralogy.,
  • Mines et ressources minières -- Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador.,
  • Minéralogie.

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Statementby James P. Howley.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 07035, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 07035
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (33 fr.).
Number of Pages33
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Open LibraryOL23351271M
ISBN 100665070357

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