Includes bibliographical references (p. 26-31).
|Statement||C.S. Reynolds and A.E. Irish.|
|Series||Geographical paper -- no. 120, Geographical papers -- no. 120.|
|Contributions||Irish, A. E., University of Reading. Dept. of Geography|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||31 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||31|
|LC Control Number||98042626|
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