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Agates of the Oregon Coast: An illustrated guide of information on agates, jasper, fossils & petrified wood commonly found on the Oregon Coast
Agates of the Oregon Coast: An illustrated guide of information on agates, jasper, fossils & petrified wood commonly found on the Oregon Coast
by K T Myers
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This is the new complete guide of agates shown in both their natural condition and in all of their polished glory. New to this book are the stunning colors and varieties of agate including the enhydro (water agates), plus a special section of agatized... (read more)

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Full-Rip 9.0: The Next Big Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest
Full-Rip 9.0: The Next Big Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest
by Sandi Doughton
Staff Pick
When, not if. It has been over 300 years since the Pacific Northwest last endured a megaquake (in 1700, the region was struck by a temblor considerably more powerful than the one that devastated San Francisco in 1906). With the Cascadia subduction zone... (read more)

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Gem Trails of Oregon 3RD Edition
Gem Trails of Oregon 3RD Edition
by Garret Romaine
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"Well written and exhaustively researched, this work is a welcome addition to WWII historiography."—P. G. Connors, Choice American Historical... (read more)

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Rocks & Minerals of Washington and Oregon: A Field Guide to the Pacific Northwest
Rocks & Minerals of Washington and Oregon: A Field Guide to the Pacific Northwest
by Dan R. Lynch
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Get this incomparable field guide to Washington and Oregon's rocks and minerals. Full-color photos and the details you need for identifying and collecting make this a perfect book to bring on your explorations. Give it as a gift, and keep one too!... (read more)

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In Search of Ancient Oregon (06 Edition)
In Search of Ancient Oregon (06 Edition)
by Ellen Morris Bishop
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"Bishop guides us through Oregon's formative epochs with the sure hand of a scientist who's comfortable communication beyond the often arcane confines of science." —John Terry, Oregonian, September 29, 2003... (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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Do not be repelled by the word "humongous"; the book is a serious description, for the lay reader, of the several Bretz floods (Lake Missoula was repeatedly created by a glacier dam, which then released suddenly). The book includes many photos and... (read more)

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Rockhounding Oregon: A Guide to the State's Best Rockhounding Sites
Rockhounding Oregon: A Guide to the State's Best Rockhounding Sites
by Lars Johnson
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This book provides detailed directions and GPS coordinates to the best rockhounding sites in Oregon, with valuable tips on what to tools to bring and how to conduct your search. Comprehensive lists of minerals or fossils for each site and excellent color... (read more)

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Full-Rip 9.0: The Next Big Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest
Full-Rip 9.0: The Next Big Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest
by Sandi Doughton
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Scientists have identified Seattle, Portland, and Vancouver as the urban centers of what will be the biggest earthquake, also called a mega-quake, in the continental United States. A quake will happen--in fact it's actually overdue. The Cascadia... (read more)

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Fire, Faults, and Floods: A Road & Trail Guide Exploring the Origins of the Columbia River Basin (Northwest Naturalist Book)
Fire, Faults, and Floods: A Road & Trail Guide Exploring the Origins of the Columbia River Basin (Northwest Naturalist Book)
by Marge Mueller
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Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for the University of Idaho Press A wonderous collection of soaring cliffs, deep coulees, basalt dike walls, water-filled potholes, flood carved caves and broad channels of one-time rivers spreads across... (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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Rockhounding Idaho: A Guide to 99 of the State's Best Rockhounding Sites
Rockhounding Idaho: A Guide to 99 of the State's Best Rockhounding Sites
by Garret H. Romaine
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A complete guide to finding, collecting, and preparing the states gems & minerals Rockhounding Idaho is a must-have book for anyone interested in collecting rocks, minerals, fossils, and gold in the Gem State. Completely up-to-date with over 200 GPS... (read more)

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Oregon Geology
Oregon Geology
by Elizabeth L Orr
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Because Oregon sits on the leading edge of a moving crustal plate, a striking diversity of geologic events have molded its topography. Over a century of study, a deeper understanding of the regionandrsquo;s tectonic overprint has emerged. In this timely... (read more)

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Oregon's Golden Years
Oregon's Golden Years
by Miles F Potter
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Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for Caxton Press Men in search of treasure opened the gates to Oregon's wilderness and Oregon's Golden Years - with affection and good humor - honors these men and their imperishable lust for gold.... (read more)

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Bretz's Flood: The Remarkable Story of a Rebel Geologist and the World's Greatest Flood
Bretz's Flood: The Remarkable Story of a Rebel Geologist and the World's Greatest Flood
by John Soennichsen
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A Perfect Plan for the Perfect Score We want you to succeed on your AP* exam. That's why we've created this 5-step plan to help you study more effectively, use your preparation time wisely, and get your best score. This easy-to-follow guide offers you a... (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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Theres a crack in the earths crust that runs roughly 31 miles offshore, approximately 683 miles from northern California up through Vancouver Island off the coast of British Columbia. The Cascadia Subduction Zone has generated massive earthquakes over... (read more)

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Oregon Fossils
Oregon Fossils
by Elizabeth L. Orr
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Because Oregon sits on the leading edge of a moving crustal plate, a striking diversity of geologic events have molded its topography. Over a century of study, a deeper understanding of the regionandrsquo;s tectonic overprint has emerged. In this timely... (read more)

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In Search of Ancient Oregon: A Geological and Natural History
In Search of Ancient Oregon: A Geological and Natural History
by Ellen Morris Bishop
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This absorbing book reveals the geological and ecological history of Oregon through 220 fine-art quality photographs and expert commentary from a passionate geologist who has spent years exploring and photographing the state. Offering a new lens... (read more)

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The North Cascades Highway: A Roadside Guide
The North Cascades Highway: A Roadside Guide
by Jack Mcleod
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Each year thousands of drivers travel Washington State's breathtakingly beautiful North Cascades Highway (State Route 20), observing the region's alpine flora and fauna and its dramatic geologic features. The North Cascades Highway, an illustrated... (read more)

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Cataclysms on the Columbia: The Great Missoula Floods
Cataclysms on the Columbia: The Great Missoula Floods
by John Eliot Allen
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The OpenBook Series highlights Ooligan Press's commitment to transparency on our road toward sustainable publishing. We believe that disclosing the impacts of the choices we make will not only help us avoid unintentional greenwashing, but also serve to... (read more)

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Hiking Oregon's Geology
Hiking Oregon's Geology
by Ellen Morris Bishop
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Aimed at the amateur, this guide provides the geologic story and its evidence, and trail commentary. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)... (read more)

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