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Oceanographic observations in the Panama Bight, Askoy expedition, 1941.

Warren S. Wooster

Oceanographic observations in the Panama Bight, Askoy expedition, 1941.

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Published by [American Museum of Natural History] in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Panama,
  • Panama, Bay of.
    • Subjects:
    • Askoy (Schooner),
    • Oceanography -- Panama -- Panama, Bay of.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 150-151.

      SeriesBulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, v. 118, article 3, Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History ;, v. 118, article 3.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH1 .A4 vol. 118, art. 3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination117-151 p.
      Number of Pages151
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5777374M
      LC Control Number59016387

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