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Pine , spruce , and fir grow to elevations of 6,500 feet ( 2,000 metres ) , and oak , hornbeam , ash , beech , and wild fruit trees are found to 5,000 feet ( 1,500 metres ) .
The ship itself was 433 feet ( 132 metres ) in length , with a beam of 54 feet ( 16 metres ) . Among wooden sailing vessels the largest was the American “ Great Republic " of 1853 , with four decks . The first to use steam winches to ...
The conglomerates are overlapped by argillites and sandstones ( thickness from 65 to 650 feet ) and a layer ( around 1,000 feet ) of limestone and marl with abundant fauna . Triassic ( 190,000,000 to 225,000,000 years ago ) deposits in ...
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This is the 198215th Edition, in two halves, with the Macropaedia and the Micropaedia. First published in 1768, the publisher is the oldest English-language encyclopedia still in print. Two Scottish ... Read full review