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Vladislav Rapprich, Yulia V. Kochergina, Tomáš Magna, František Laufek, Patricie Halodová, František Bůzek

Carbonate-rich dyke in Roztoky Intrusive Complex - an evidence for carbonatite magmatism in the Eger Rift?

Journal of Geosciences, volume 62 (2017), issue 2, 121 - 136


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