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future of geology in Nigeria

R. A. Reyment

future of geology in Nigeria

an inaugural lecture delivered at the University of Ibadan on 6 December 1963

by R. A. Reyment

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Published by Ibadan University Press in [Ibadan] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Nigeria.,
    • Mines and mineral resources -- Nigeria.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby R. A. Reyment.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE327.N5 R43 1964
      The Physical Object
      Pagination13 p. ;
      Number of Pages13
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4613867M
      LC Control Number77377802


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