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Quaternary deserts and climatic change proceedings of the International Conference on Quaternary Deserts and Climatic Change : al Ain, United Arab Emirates, 9-11 December 1995 by International Conference on Quaternary Deserts and Climatic Change (1995 К»Ayn, United Arab Emirates)

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Published by A.A. Balkema in Rotterdam, Brookfield, VT .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Climatic changes -- Congresses,
  • Deserts -- Congresses,
  • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Quaternary -- Congresses

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesProceedings of the International Conference on Quaternary Deserts and Climatic Change : al Ain, United Arab Emirates, 9-11 December 1995
Statementedited by A.S. Alsharhan ... [et al.].
GenreCongresses.
ContributionsAlsharhan, A. S., IGCP-349 (Project)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC884 .I54 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 621 p. :
Number of Pages621
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL125312M
ISBN 109054105976
LC Control Number99496401
OCLC/WorldCa39552348

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