A Field Guide to Geology: Eastern North America
  • A Field Guide to Geology: Eastern North America
  • A Field Guide to Geology: Eastern North America

A Field Guide to Geology: Eastern North America

by Roger Tory Peterson, W. Grant Hodsdon, David C. Roberts
     
 

With more than 130 color photographs and 170 drawings, this book shows how to read geological history: plate movements, earthquakes, glaciers, rivers, seas, and other forces that have shaped the earth over millions of years. Each geological region of eastern North America is described vividly and illustrated with detailed maps and cross sections. Highway tours

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With more than 130 color photographs and 170 drawings, this book shows how to read geological history: plate movements, earthquakes, glaciers, rivers, seas, and other forces that have shaped the earth over millions of years. Each geological region of eastern North America is described vividly and illustrated with detailed maps and cross sections. Highway tours tell where to go to find the best examples of each kind of formation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780618164387
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
09/30/2001
Series:
Peterson Field Guides Series
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
4.50(w) x 7.25(h) x 0.25(d)

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