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Some technical aids for cave exploration.

South Wales Caving Club.

Some technical aids for cave exploration.

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Published by Cave Research Group of Great Britain .
Written in English


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ContributionsCave Research Group of Great Britain.
The Physical Object
Pagination126p.,ill.,25cm
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20511071M

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