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Stratigraphy, petrology, and some fossil data of the Roberts Mountains Formation, north-central Nevada / by Thomas E. Mullens.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (iv, 67 pages) : illustrations, maps + 3 plates.
  • Publisher: Washington : United States Department of the Interior, Geological Survey, 1980.

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General Note:
Title from title screen (viewed October 6, 2014).
"A description of the regional stratigraphic relations, composition, and age of a silty laminated carbonate rock that is the host rock for the large gold ore deposits at the Carlin and Cortez mines, Nevada."
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 58-61) and index.
Subject: Geology > Nevada.
Geology > Roberts Mountains Formation (Nev. and Utah)
Gold ores > Roberts Mountains Formation (Nev. and Utah)
Geology, Stratigraphic > Devonian.
Geology, Stratigraphic > Silurian.
Paleontology > Nevada.
Petrology > Nevada.

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