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Volume 5, issue 2
Earth Syst. Dynam., 5, 491-507, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-5-491-2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Earth Syst. Dynam., 5, 491-507, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-5-491-2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

ESD Reviews 19 Dec 2014

ESD Reviews | 19 Dec 2014

Recent revisions of phosphate rock reserves and resources: a critique

J. D. Edixhoven et al.
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