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Journal Article from the Science & Technology Collection article database
Ebinger, Cynthia. "Continental Break-Up: The East African Perspective." Astronomy & Geophysics.
46.2 (2005): 16-21. Science & Technology Collection. Web. 10 Oct. 2007.
Online Book from eBook Collection database
Warren, John. Evaporites: Their Evolution and Economics. London: Blackwell, 1999. eBook Collection.
Web. 10 Oct. 2007.
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