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Trends and opportunities in seismology based on a workshop held at the Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, California, January 3-9, 1976 by Assembly of Mathematical and Physical Sciences (U.S.). Committee on Seismology.

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Published by National Academy of Sciences in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.

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  • Seismology -- Research -- United States.

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Bibliography: p. 71-72

StatementCommittee on Seismology, Assembly of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, National Research Council.
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LC ClassificationsQE535.2.U6 N37 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 158 p. :
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4563616M
ISBN 100309026121
LC Control Number77077290

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