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Continuum Mechanics in the Earth Sciences

W. I. Newman

Continuum mechanics underlies many geological and geophysical phenomena, from earthquakes and faults to the fluid dynamics of the Earth. This interdisciplinary book provides geoscientists, physicists and applied mathematicians with a class-tested... (read more)

Earthquakes and Volcanoes
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Echoes of Fury: True Stories of Terror & Survival from the 1980 Eruption of Mount St. Helens

Frank Parchman

After 123 years of inactivity, a swarm of earthquakes signals that America's youngest and most dangerous volcano is coming back to life. At first, no one notices. Then, two months later, all hell breaks loose. Frank Parchman tells the riveting story of... (read more)

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Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life (Smithsonian Handbooks)

Hazel Richardson

The newest addition to the DK Handbooks series, Smithsonian Handbook to Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Animals features detailed profiles of 200 dinosaur species, full-color illustrations and photographs showing actual excavation sites.... (read more)

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Sedimentary Geology : an Introduction To Sedimentary Rocks and Stratigraphy (2ND 04 - Old Edition)

Donald Prothero

An accessible and engaging introductory text for geology majors, the book covers both sedimentary rocks and stratigraphy. Sedimentary Geology utilizes important current research in tectonics and sedimentation and focuses on crucial geological principles.... (read more)

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Transylvanian Dinosaurs

David B. Weishampel

At the end of the time of the dinosaurs, Transylvania was an island in what was to become southeastern Europe. The island's limited resources affected the size and life histories of its animals, resulting in a local dwarfism. For example, sauropods found... (read more)

Earth Sciences
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Geochemistry, Groundwater and Pollution, Second Edition (Pbk)

C. A. J. Appelo

Building on the success of its 1993 predecessor, this second edition of Geochemistry, Groundwater and Pollution has been thoroughly re-written, updated and extended to provide a complete and authoritative account of modern hydrogeochemistry. Offering a... (read more)

Rocks and Minerals
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Rockhounding Oregon: A Guide to the State's Best Rockhounding Sites

Lars Johnson

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)

Petroleum Geology
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Giant Under the Hill: A History of the Spindletop Oil Discovery at Beaumont, Texas, in 1901

Judith Walker Linsley

How did they do it? How did a profligate who killed a deputy sheriff before reforming, a mining engineer who went AWOL from the Austrian Navy, and three East Texas drillers join forces with other equally colorful characters to drill on Spindletop hill... (read more)

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