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Problems of theoretical seismology and physics of the earth"s interior. Voprosy teoreticheskoǐ seǐsmologii i fiziki zemnykh nedr. General editor: V.A. Magnitskii. by Akademiia nauk SSSR. Institut fiziki Zemli

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Published by Published for the National Science Foundation, Washington, D.C., by the Israel Program for Scientific Translations in Jerusalem .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Geophysics.,
  • Seismology.,
  • Earth -- Internal structure.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsMagnit︠s︡kiĭ, V. A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE509 A5713
The Physical Object
Pagination148p.
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16712204M

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