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Rocks and minerals of Ontario

by Donald F. Hewitt

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Published by Ontario Dept. of Mines and Northern Affairs in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mineralogy -- Ontario,
  • Petrology -- Ontario

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby D.F. Hewitt ; revised by D.F. Hewitt and E.B. Freeman.
    SeriesOntario. Dept. of Mines and Northern Affairs. Geological circular -- 13., Geological circular (Ontario. Dept. of Mines and Northern Affairs) -- no. 13
    ContributionsFreeman, E. B.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE376O6 H4 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 136 p. :
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19149077M

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    Children’s Books about Rocks. By Marnie Craycroft Leave a Comment Filed Under: Science Tagged With: Book Lists, Nature, Reading and Writing This post may contain affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. Please read my disclosure for more info. [Please scroll down for resources mentioned in this post.].   A study guide made for the students of Fleming College in Lindsay Ontario Canada and anybody else who might find it useful. If you like this video check out my channel for a .


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