Bedrock and Quaternary deposits of the Loukinen basin in western Finnish Lapland. by Birger Ohlson

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  • Finland,
  • Lapin Lääni.


  • Geology -- Finland -- Lapin Lääni.,
  • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Quaternary.

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Bibliography: p. [34]-35.

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StatementBy Birger Ohlson.
SeriesFennia, 90, no. 2, Turun yliopiston Maantieteen laitoksen julkaisuja ;, no. 44, Turun yliopiston Maantieteen laitoksen julkaisuja ;, n:o 44.
LC ClassificationsG23 .G4 vol. 90, no. 2, QE276.3 .G4 vol. 90, no. 2
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p.
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5460432M
LC Control Number73162945

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