Volcanic New Zealand
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Published by Oxford University Press in Auckland, London .
Written in English


  • Volcanoes -- New Zealand.

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Edition Notes

Statementphotographs by Eric Taylor ; text by James Cole.
ContributionsCole, James.
LC ClassificationsQE527
The Physical Object
Pagination128p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21166256M
ISBN 100195581016

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