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Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle: Myth and Metaphor in the Discovery of Geological Time (Jerusalem-Harvard Lectures)
Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle: Myth and Metaphor in the Discovery of Geological Time (Jerusalem-Harvard Lectures)
by Stephen Jay Gould
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Rarely has a scholar attained such popular acclaim merely by doing what he does best and enjoys most. But such is Stephen Jay Gould's command of paleontology and evolutionary theory, and his gift for brilliant explication, that he has brought dust and... (read more)

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Essentials of Geology
Essentials of Geology
by Stephen Marshak
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A substantial revision of an already successful text, the Third Edition of Essentials of Geologycombines an accurate and engaging narrative with exceptional visual and pedagogical elements. It is supported by a complete learning and teaching package... (read more)

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Ice Ages : Solving the Mystery (79 Edition)
Ice Ages : Solving the Mystery (79 Edition)
by John Imbrie
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This book tells the exciting story of the ice ages--what they were like, why they occurred, and when the next one is due. The solution to the ice age mystery originated when the National Science Foundation organized the CLIMAP project to study changes... (read more)

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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Rocks and Minerals (Audubon Society Field Guide)
National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Rocks and Minerals (Audubon Society Field Guide)
by National Audubon Society
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Volcanoes (4TH 06 Edition)
Volcanoes (4TH 06 Edition)
by Robert Decker
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The most affordable, informative text available on the intricate anatomy of volcanoes, this concise paperback is the ideal text for classes in geology, atmospheric science and geography.  Beautifully illustrated with both art and incredibly photos... (read more)

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Roadside Geology of New Mexico (87 Edition)
Roadside Geology of New Mexico (87 Edition)
by Halka Chronic
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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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Principles of Geology (97 Edition)
Principles of Geology (97 Edition)
by Charles Lyell
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According to Charles Darwin, this book "altered the whole tone of one's mind... when seeing a thing never seen by Lyell, one yet saw it partially through his eyes". A hugely ambitious attempt to forge links between observable causes -- earthquakes, tides,... (read more)

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In Suspect Terrain
In Suspect Terrain
by John Mcphee
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From the outwash plains of Brooklyn to Indianas drifted diamonds and gold In Suspect Terrain is a narrative of the earth, told in four sections of equal length, each in a different way reflecting the three othersa biography; a set piece about a fragment... (read more)

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Roadside Geology of Arizona (Roadside Geology)
Roadside Geology of Arizona (Roadside Geology)
by Halka Chronic
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Informative travel companions about roadside terrain and geology with photos, diagrams, and glossary.... (read more)

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Roadside Geology of Washington (Roadside Geology)
Roadside Geology of Washington (Roadside Geology)
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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Field Guide To Rocks & Minerals 5TH Edition :Peterson
Field Guide To Rocks & Minerals 5TH Edition :Peterson
by Frederick H Pough
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The definitive guide to rocks and minerals, completely updated for the fifth edition, includes 385 color photographs showing rocks, minerals, and geologic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic formations... (read more)

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The Practical Geologist: The Introductory Guide to the Basics of Geology and to Collecting and Identifying Rocks
The Practical Geologist: The Introductory Guide to the Basics of Geology and to Collecting and Identifying Rocks
by Dougal Dixon
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Via words and pictures, this book explores the Earth's formation and development, the substances that compose the planet, movements within the Earth, and much more. 200 four-color photos; line drawings throughout. Index.... (read more)

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Groundwater Science (02 - Old Edition)
Groundwater Science (02 - Old Edition)
by Charles Fitts
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Groundwater Science is a well organized, clearly written resource for students and professionals seeking comprehensive treatment of hydrogeology. This volume introduces groundwater's role in the hydrologic cycle and in water supply, contamination, and... (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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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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Earthquakes in Human History: The Far-Reaching Effects of Seismic Disruptions
Earthquakes in Human History: The Far-Reaching Effects of Seismic Disruptions
by Jelle Zeilinga de Boer and Donald Theodore Sanders
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"Earthquakes in Human History moves through the centuries and across the continents to show how earthquakes have shaped different societies. With a cast of characters that includes God and his ever-feared wrath, Cleopatra, Voltaire, Mark Twain, and the... (read more)

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Exploring Geology (2ND 10 - Old Edition)
Exploring Geology (2ND 10 - Old Edition)
by Stephen Reynolds
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Exploring Geology by Reynolds/Johnson/Kelly/Morin/Carter is an innovative textbook intended for an introductory college geology course, such as Physical Geology. This ground-breaking, visually spectacular book was designed from cognitive and educational... (read more)

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Principles of Sedimentology and Stratigraphy (5TH 12 Edition)
Principles of Sedimentology and Stratigraphy (5TH 12 Edition)
by Sam Boggs
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This concise treatment of the fundamental principles of sedimentology and stratigraphy highlights the important physical, chemical, biological, and stratigraphic characteristics of sedimentary rocks. It emphasizes the ways in which the study of... (read more)

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Earth System History - Text Only (3RD 09 - Old Edition)
Earth System History - Text Only (3RD 09 - Old Edition)
by Steven M. Stanley
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Steve Stanley was the first author to write an historical geology textbook with whole-earth approach to the subject. It remains the only textbook for the course written from a truly integrated earth systems perspective. Now in its Third Edition, Earth... (read more)

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