3 edition of Geomorphology and the changing environment in Europe found in the catalog.
Geomorphology and the changing environment in Europe
European Regional Geomorphological Conference (1996 Budapest, Hungary)
by Geographical Research Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||organized by the International Association of Geomorphologists, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 9-12 April 1996 ; edited by Dénes Lóczy, László Bassa.|
|Contributions||Lóczy, Dénes., Bassa, László., International Association of Geomorphologists.|
|LC Classifications||GB435 .E97 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. :|
|LC Control Number||97195311|
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