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Original paper

Matej Rybárik, Martin Števko , Peter Koděra, Ján Prcúch

New type of epithermal manganese mineralization from the Banská Hodruša precious and base metal deposit at the Rozália mine, Hodruša- Hámre, Slovakia

Journal of Geosciences, volume 68 (2023), issue 3, 213 - 228


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