Geoelectrical exploration for ground water in northwest Las Vegas and vicinity, Nevada by Adel A. R. Zohdy

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Statementby Adel A.R. Zohdy, Robert J. Bisdorf, Gary L. Dixon.
SeriesOpen-file report -- 92-264., U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 92-264.
ContributionsBisdorf, Robert J., Dixon, Gary L., Geological Survey (U.S.)
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Pagination111 leaves
Number of Pages111
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Open LibraryOL17676942M

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