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Natural history of Texas caves

Natural history of Texas caves

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Published by Gulf Natural History in Dallas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Caves -- Texas,
  • Natural history -- Texas

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTexas caves
    Statementedited by Ernest L. Lundelius, Jr. and Bob H. Slaughter
    ContributionsLundelius, Ernest L., 1927-, Slaughter, Bob H
    The Physical Object
    Pagination174 p.
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14633664M

    In the early s, James E. Pearce, The University of Texas at Austin Chair of Anthropology, later named the museum's first director, and A. Garland Adair, department historian for the Texas American Legion, joined forces to establish a state museum.


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