Remote sensing for geological mapping = Télédétection appliquée á la cartographie géologique

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Other titlesTélédétection appliqueé à la cartographie géologique.
Statementedited by P. Teleki and C. Weber.
SeriesPublication / IUGS -- no. 18, BRGM document -- no. 82, IUGS publication -- no. 18., Documents du BRGM -- 82.
ContributionsTeleki, P. G. 1937-, Weber, C., International Union of Geological Sciences., Unesco., Commission for the Geological Map of the World.
The Physical Object
Pagination313 p. :
Number of Pages313
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Open LibraryOL22119214M
ISBN 102715900481

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