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Geologic maps : Portraits of the Earth

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Abstract

The picture above is a portrait of many square miles of the Earth's surface. The purpose of this leaflet is to explain how this portrait was made, how it can tell us about what lies beneath the surface of the ground, and other ways in which it can be useful to mankind.

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Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Unnumbered Series
Title:
Geologic maps : Portraits of the Earth
Series title:
General Information Product
Year Published:
1992
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Government Printing Office
Publisher location:
Washington, D.C.
Description:
19 p.