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Coral and atolls: their history, description, theories of their origin both before and since that of Darwin, the influence of winds, tides and ocean currents on their formation and transformations, their present condition, products, fauna and flora

Creator/Contributor:
Jones, F. Wood (Frederic Wood), 1879-1954, creator
Place Of Origin:
England
London
Publisher:
Lovell Reeve
Creation Date:
1910
Extent:
xxiii, 392 p., [29] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., 1 chart, 1 map ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
bibliography
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Coral reefs and islands--Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Notes:
"I have attempted to put on record as fully as possible an account of its [Cocos (Keeling) Islands] history, its physical conditions, and the state of its Flora and Fauna"--Pref., p. xxi.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 381-383) and index.
Attribution:
by F. Wood-Jones.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
QE565 .J6
Repository:
Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
Arnold Arboretum Library (Cambridge), Botany Libraries, Harvard University
Record ID:
990051862460203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990051862460203941/catalog