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Published by Data Center for Glacier Research, Japanese Society of Snow and Ice in [S. l.] .
Written in English


  • Glaciers -- Patagonia (Argentina and Chile),
  • Glaciology.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesBulletin of glacier research. No. 4 (1987)
ContributionsNakajima, Chōtarō, 1922-, Nihon Seppyō Gakkai. Hyōga Jōhō Sentā.
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p. :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21594522M

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