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Preliminary report on results of physical and chemical tests of Wisconsin silica sandstones

Meredith Eggers Ostrom

Preliminary report on results of physical and chemical tests of Wisconsin silica sandstones

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Published by University Extension, University of Wisconsin, Geological and Natural History Survey in Madison .
Written in English

  • Wisconsin.
    • Subjects:
    • Sandstone -- Testing.,
    • Sandstone -- Wisconsin.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 15.

      Statementby Meredith E. Ostrom.
      SeriesUniversity of Wisconsin. Geological and Natural History Survey. Information circular no. 18, Information circular (Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey) ;, no. 18.
      ContributionsWisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey.
      LC ClassificationsQE179 .A33 no. 18, TN957 .A33 no. 18
      The Physical Object
      Pagination61 p.
      Number of Pages61
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4380624M
      LC Control Number78636141

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