The Hijinah uplift and regional gravity sliding in the Wajid sandstone, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
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Published by Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey in [Reston, Va.?] .
Written in English


  • Geology, Structural,
  • Gravity anomalies -- Saudi Arabia

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Statementby Douglas B. Stoeser and William R. Greenwood ; prepared for the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources, Jiddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
SeriesOpen-file report -- 85-357, U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 85-357
ContributionsGreenwood, William R, Saudi Arabia. Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources, Geological Survey (U.S.)
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Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL13610135M

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