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A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906 (P.S.)
A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906 (P.S.)
by Simon Winchester
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"If you liked Krakatoa, The Professor and the Madman, or any of Winchester's other works, you'll like this one. He explains geological ideas well, and is well on his way to being the new ambassador of geology's influence on human history. He places... (read more)

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Fundamentals Ofground Water
Fundamentals Ofground Water
by Franklin W. Schwartz
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 558-576) and index.... (read more)

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Roadside Geology of Idaho (89 Edition)
Roadside Geology of Idaho (89 Edition)
by David D. Alt
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Informative travel companions about roadside terrain and geology with photos, diagrams, and glossary.... (read more)

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The Physics of Blown Sand and Desert Dunes
The Physics of Blown Sand and Desert Dunes
by Ralph A. Bagnold
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An expert treatise on the origin and evolution of dunes, this classic work was used by NASA in studying sand dunes on Mars and is appropriate for undergraduate and graduate students. The first book to deal exclusively with the behavior of blown sand and... (read more)

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Salt: A World History
Salt: A World History
by Mark Kurlansky
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“Youll never think the same way about your morning cup of coffee.” —Mark McClusky, editor in chief of Wired.com and author of Faster, Higher, Stronger   Journalist Murray Carpenter has been under the influence of a drug for nearly... (read more)

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Geology Underfoot in Death Valley and Owens Valley
Geology Underfoot in Death Valley and Owens Valley
by Robert P. Sharp
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Eastern California boasts the greatest dryland relief in the contiguous United States, offering a rich variety of environments and spectacular geology. Illustrated with photographs, maps, and diagrams, "Geology Underfoot in Death Valley and Owens Valley"... (read more)

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Cascadia's Fault: The Coming Earthquake and Tsunami That Could Devastate North America
Cascadia's Fault: The Coming Earthquake and Tsunami That Could Devastate North America
by Jerry Thompson
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This book contains fascinating scientific research, brilliant historical detection, and inspiring tales of prior tsunami and earthquake survivors. It may not happen in our lifetime, but in geological terms, the rupture of this fault is imminent... (read more)

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Physical Geology -earth Revealed (9TH 11 Edition)
Physical Geology -earth Revealed (9TH 11 Edition)
by Diane Carlson
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Physical Geology: Earth Revealed is appropriate for introductory physical geology classes. This text, which includes the same information as the market-leading Physical Geology - 13th edition, by Plummer/Carlson, is for the instructor who prefers to... (read more)

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Glacial Lake Missoula and Its Humongous Floods
Glacial Lake Missoula and Its Humongous Floods
by David D Alt
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Glacial Lake Missoula and Its Humongous Floods tells the tale of a huge Ice Age lake that, when it suddenly drained, unleashed more than ten times the combined flow of all the modern rivers of the world. The book follows the path of the floodwaters as... (read more)

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Volcanoes in Human History: The Far-Reaching Effects of Major Eruptions
Volcanoes in Human History: The Far-Reaching Effects of Major Eruptions
by J Zeilinga De Boer
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"Most people seldom think about volcanoes or the role they have played in human history. Jelle Zeilinga de Boer and Donald Theodore Sanders . . . examine the relationship between volcanoes and human history. . . . [Their] chilling examples show the... (read more)

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Roadside Geology of Alaska (Roadside Geology)
Roadside Geology of Alaska (Roadside Geology)
by Cathy Connor
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"You'll never again consider geology 'boring' once you consult this book." -Anchorage Times... (read more)

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Bedrock: Writers on the Wonders of Geology
Bedrock: Writers on the Wonders of Geology
by Lauret E. Savoy
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From a Japanese earthquake in 1185 to erupting volcanoes, erosion, and even nuclear blasts, the pieces in Bedrock explain the forces that formed the Earth. Organized by theme, the pieces include the harrowing story of a plane flying through volcanic ash... (read more)

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The Last Lost World: Ice Ages, Human Origins, and the Invention of the Pleistocene
The Last Lost World: Ice Ages, Human Origins, and the Invention of the Pleistocene
by Lydia V. Pyne and Stephen J. Pyne
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An enlightening investigation of the Pleistocene’s dual character as a geologic time — and as a cultural idea. The Pleistocene is the epoch of geologic time closest to our own. It’s a time of ice ages, global migrations, and mass... (read more)

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Simon & Schuster's Guide to Rocks and Minerals (Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones)
Simon & Schuster's Guide to Rocks and Minerals (Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones)
by Martin Prinz
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An easy to use field guide that contains everything rock and mineral enthusiasts need to know with more than 1,000 spectacular illustrations—600 in full color! Practical, concise, and easy to use, Simon & Schuster’s Guide to Rocks and... (read more)

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Roadside Geology of Northern and Central California (00 Edition)
Roadside Geology of Northern and Central California (00 Edition)
by David D. Alt
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Informative travel companions about roadside terrain and geology with photos, diagrams, and glossary.... (read more)

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Natural Disasters (8TH 12 - Old Edition)
Natural Disasters (8TH 12 - Old Edition)
by Patrick Leon Abbott
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Natural Disasters, 8th edition, is marked by major changes in organization and expanded coverage of weather and climate. The discussion of natural disasters is based on 4 main energy flows: 1) Earth's internal energy flow underlies earthquakes and... (read more)

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Assembling California
Assembling California
by John Mcphee
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At various times in a span of fifteen years, John McPhee made geological field surveys in the company of Eldridge Moores, a tectonicist at the University of California at Davis. The result of these trips is Assembling California, a cross-section in human... (read more)

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Rising from the Plains
Rising from the Plains
by John Mcphee
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Rising from the Plains is John McPhees third book on geology and geologists. Following Basin and Range and In Suspect Terrain, it continues to present a cross section of North America along the fortieth parallela series gathering under the overall title... (read more)

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Tambora: The Eruption That Changed the World
Tambora: The Eruption That Changed the World
by Gillen Darcy Wood
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"Gillen D'Arcy Wood's Tambora takes us on a fascinating journey through the world of 1815-17, when particles from the greatest volcanic eruption since the Ice Age lingered high in the atmosphere. This meticulously researched and beautifully written book... (read more)

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Great Geological Controversies (2ND 89 Edition)
Great Geological Controversies (2ND 89 Edition)
by A. Hallam
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Presents a narrative account of five celebrated controversies in geology that embrace the most important ideas in the history of the science.... (read more)

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