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Barrier island handbook

Stephen P. Leatherman

Barrier island handbook

by Stephen P. Leatherman

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Published by Laboratory for Coastal Research, University of Maryland in College Park, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Barrier islands.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 92.

    StatementStephen P. Leatherman.
    SeriesCoastal publications series
    ContributionsUniversity of Maryland, College Park. Laboratory for Coastal Research.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB471 .L43 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 92 p. :
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2068215M
    LC Control Number88080210

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