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Great Geological Controversies / Edition 2

Great Geological Controversies / Edition 2

by Anthony Hallam, A. Hallam
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198582196

ISBN-13: 9780198582199

Pub. Date: 03/28/1990

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Presents a narrative account of five celebrated controversies in geology that embrace the most important ideas in the history of the science.

Overview

Presents a narrative account of five celebrated controversies in geology that embrace the most important ideas in the history of the science.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198582199
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
03/28/1990
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.19(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

1. Neptunists, Vulcanists, and Plutonists
2. Catastrophists and Uniformitarians
3. The Emergence of Stratigraphy
4. The Ice Age
5. The Age of the Earth
6. Continental Drift
7. Mass Extinctions
8. General Considerations

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