Detection of arctic water supplies with geophysical techniques
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Detection of arctic water supplies with geophysical techniques by Steven A. Arcone

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Published by The Laboratory in Hanover, N.H .
Written in English


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StatementS.A. Arcone, A.J. Delaney and P.V. Sellmann ; prepared for Directorate of Military Programs, Office, Chief of Engineers, by United States Army, Corps of Engineers, Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory.
SeriesCRREL report -- 79-15.
ContributionsDelaney, Allan J., Sellmann, P. V., United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Directorate of Military Programs., Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 30 p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19900377M

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