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Published by Royal University of Lund, Dept. of Geography, C.W.K. Gleerup in Lund .
Written in English


  • Sand.,
  • Littoral drift.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesSvensk Geografisk Årsbok. 33.
Statementby Jan Davidsson.
SeriesLund studies in geography -- no. 12.
The Physical Object
Pagination108-126 p. :
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16006128M

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