TITLE

50 YEARS AGO TODAY . . . GEOGRAPHICAL MAGAZINE, AUGUST 1955

AUTHOR(S)
Amodeo, Christian
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing);Aug2005, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reviews issues and topics previously discussed in the August 1955 issue of "Geographical." Description of a petroleum-surveying expedition into the interior of Papua New Guinea; Construction of a commercial road between Cochabamba and Santa Cruz in Bolivia.
ACCESSION #
17764667

 

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