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Geography: factors and concepts
C. Langdon White
|Statement||[by] C. Langdon White, George T. Renner [and] Henry J. Warman.|
|Series||Century earth science series|
|Contributions||Renner, George T. 1900-1955, joint author., Warman, Henry J., joint author.|
|LC Classifications||G127 .W44|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 674 p.|
|Number of Pages||674|
|LC Control Number||68014985|
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