Tree-ring analysis tree-rings and droughts. by Harold S. Gladwin

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Published by Priv. print. for Gila Pueblo in Globe, Ariz .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Tree-rings,
  • Droughts

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 34-36.

Book details

SeriesMedallion papers, no. 37
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK745 .G533
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 36 p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6026508M
LC Control Number48000474
OCLC/WorldCa3178129

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