Horizontal trajectories of rotary-drilled holes
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Horizontal trajectories of rotary-drilled holes by Tobias W. Goodman

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Mines in Pgh. [i.e. Pittsburgh] Pa .
Written in English


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Statementby Tobias W. Goodman and Joseph Cervik.
SeriesReport of investigations ;, 9177, Report of investigations (United States. Bureau of Mines) ;, 9177.
ContributionsCervik, Joseph.
LC ClassificationsTN23 .U43 no. 9177, TN279 .U43 no. 9177
The Physical Object
Pagination11 p. :
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2147657M
LC Control Number88600114

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