A survey of piston coring systems used by oceanographic institutions
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Published by The Survey in [Reston, Va.?] .
Written in English


  • Core drilling -- Equipment and supplies.,
  • Boring -- Equipment and supplies.,
  • Oceanography -- Equipment and supplies.

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Microfiche. [Denver, Colo. : U.S. Geological Survey, 1982?]. 1 microfiche ; 11 x 15 cm.

Statementby James V. Gardner ; United States Department of the Interior, Geological Survey.
SeriesOpen-file report -- 82-487., Open-file report (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- 82-487.
ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17655744M

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