Geologists: From Pythias to Stock

Geologists: From Pythias to Stock

by William B. Rice, Susan Ed. Rice



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780756539665
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 09/01/2008
Series: All about Fall Series
Pages: 24
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 780L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Mari Bolte is an author of children's books and a lover of art. She lives in southern Minnesota with her husband, daughter, and two wiener dogs. A degree in creative writing has taught her the value of fine writing. Parenthood has made her a purveyor of fine art, with specializations in sidewalk chalk, washable markers, and glitter glue.

Table of Contents

Geology: A Fascinating Job     6
Pythias and Eratosthenes     8
Nicolas Steno     10
James Hutton     12
William Smith     16
Mary Anning     18
Friedrich Mohs     20
Charles Lyell, Florence Bascom     24
Alfred Wegener     26
Winifred Goldring     27
Geophysicist: Joann Stock     28
Geologists at a Glance     30
Geology Through Time     33
Glossary     36
Additional Resources     38
Index     39
About the Author     40

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