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Geology and origin of the Chilean nitrate deposits / by George E. Ericksen; prepared in cooperation with the Instituto de Investigaciones Geológicas de Chile.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (iv, 37 pages) : illustrations, maps.
  • Publisher: Washington : United States Department of the Interior, Geological Survey, 1981.

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General Note:
Title from title screen (viewed October 9, 2014).
"A discussion of the characteristic features of the nitrate deposits and the sources and modes of accumulation of their saline components."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 32-37).
Subject: Duricrusts > Chile > Atacama Desert.
Geology > Chile > Atacama Desert.
Nitrate minerals > Chile.

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