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Historical geology books

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Quaternary Sea-Level Changes A Global Perspective by Colin V. (University of Wollongong, New South Wales) Murray-Wallace, Colin D. (University of Wollongong, New South W Woodroffe Quaternary Sea-Level Changes A Global Perspective
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An important overview of Quaternary climates including detailed Pleistocene and Holocene sea-level changes, for researchers and graduate and advanced undergraduate students.
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/02/2018

Past Glacial Environments by John (Departments of Geography and Earth Sciences, Brock University, Canada) Menzies Past Glacial Environments
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Past Glacial Environments, Second Edition, presents a revised and updated version of the very successful first edition of Menzies' book, covering a breadth of topics with a focus on the recognition and analysis of former glacial environments, including the pre-Quaternary...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

Land of Mountain and Flood The Geology and Landforms of Scotland by Alan McKirdy, John Gordon, Roger Crofts Land of Mountain and Flood The Geology and Landforms of Scotland
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Scotland is justly famed for its magnificent scenery - mountains, lochs, islands, wild rocky places and sandy beaches. All this is evidence of an exciting geological history which began 3,500 billion years ago. This title explains Scotland's place in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/10/2017

Rome mon amour 2018 Rome la ville eternelle. 13 photos fantastiques sur un calendrier de haute qualite by Atlantismedia Rome mon amour 2018 Rome la ville eternelle. 13 photos fantastiques sur un calendrier de haute qualite

Venez visiter Rome... avec notre calendrier mural, vous profitez des plus belles photos de la ville eternelle. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits haut de gamme - avec ces plus qui font la difference : nos calendriers presentent bien toute...
Format: Calendar - Released: 12/10/2017

Rome mon amour 2018 Rome la ville eternelle. 13 photos fantastiques sur un calendrier de haute qualite by Atlantismedia Rome mon amour 2018 Rome la ville eternelle. 13 photos fantastiques sur un calendrier de haute qualite

Venez visiter Rome... avec notre calendrier mural, vous profitez des plus belles photos de la ville eternelle. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits haut de gamme - avec ces plus qui font la difference : nos calendriers presentent bien toute...
Format: Calendar - Released: 12/10/2017

Quaternary of the Levant Environments, Climate Change, and Humans by Yehouda (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) Enzel Quaternary of the Levant Environments, Climate Change, and Humans

Over eighty contributions from leading researchers review 2.5 million years of environmental change and human cultural evolution in the Levant.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/04/2017

Turckheim - Village Pittoresque Du Vignoble Alsacien 2018 12 Tableaux De La Ville Situee Sur La Route Du Vin Alsacienne by Thomas Bartruff Turckheim - Village Pittoresque Du Vignoble Alsacien 2018 12 Tableaux De La Ville Situee Sur La Route Du Vin Alsacienne

Le long de la route du vin alsacienne de nombreux endroits meritent le detour. Turckheim en fait sans aucun doute partie. La ville, bien connue entre autres pour ses vins, offre egalement le tableau d'un village du Moyen Age, bien...
Format: Calendar - Released: 07/04/2017

Kaysersberg - Petit Bijou Au c/Ur De L'alsace 2018 Quelques Cliches De La Ville Natale D'albert Schweitzer by Thomas Bartruff Kaysersberg - Petit Bijou Au c/Ur De L'alsace 2018 Quelques Cliches De La Ville Natale D'albert Schweitzer

Ce sont des textes datant de 1227 qui evoquent la premiere fois la ville de Kaysersberg. Mais encore de nos jours une visite de cette petite ville merite le detour. Mois apres mois, ce calendrier retrace l'ambiance de la ville...
Format: Calendar - Released: 07/04/2017

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Catastrophes and Earth History The New Uniformitarianism by William A. Berggren Catastrophes and Earth History The New Uniformitarianism

This book, based on papers from a symposium at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, shows the necessity of developing a new philosophy in place of the classical uniformitarianism based only on processes familiar in human experience. Originally published in 1984....
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/03/2018

Plate Tectonics: A Ladybird Expert Book by Iain Stewart Plate Tectonics: A Ladybird Expert Book

Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Plate Tectonics is an accessible and authoritative introduction to the fundamental theory of how our dynamic planet works.Written by the celebrated geologist, academic and popular science presenter Iain Stewart, Plate Tectonics explores the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/03/2018

Asteroids Impacts, Crustal Evolution and Related Mineral Systems with Special Reference to Australia by Andrew Y. Glikson, Franco Pirajno Asteroids Impacts, Crustal Evolution and Related Mineral Systems with Special Reference to Australia
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This book presents a comprehensive overview of Australian impact structures and related mineralization, including a discussion of the significance of many of these structures for crustal evolution.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/04/2018

A Brief History of Geology by Kieran D. (University of Kentucky) O'Hara A Brief History of Geology

Places the history of geology into the larger context of the history of science in general.
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/05/2018

Geology and Tectonics of Northwestern South America The Pacific-Caribbean-Andean Junction by Fabio Cediel Geology and Tectonics of Northwestern South America The Pacific-Caribbean-Andean Junction

This book provides a comprehensive overview of the geological evolution of the Northern Andes and contiguous shield areas, with a focus upon Colombia. Updated geological interpretations are supported by modern lithogeochemical, seismic, gravity and magnetic data and radiogenic isotope and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/05/2018

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Petra of Jordan 2018 The Sandstone City of Jordan by Yiannis Logiotatides Petra of Jordan 2018 The Sandstone City of Jordan

One of the most beautiful creations on earth is the city of Petra in Jordan. A whole city, carved on sandstone rock, probably the oldest found so far (Cambrian and Ordovician), 450-550 million years old. The rock is colorless quartz.The...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Magical Avebury and Stonehenge 2018 Magical Impressions of Avebury and Stonehenge by Manuela Tollerian-Fornoff Magical Avebury and Stonehenge 2018 Magical Impressions of Avebury and Stonehenge

Avebury is the most impressive of all remaining pre-historic earthworks in Europe. Stonehenge is the most famous stone circle in the world. Feel the spirit and the power. Magical pictures to accompany you through the year. Let them enchant you....
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Magical Avebury and Stonehenge 2018 Magical Impressions of Avebury and Stonehenge by Manuela Tollerian-Fornoff Magical Avebury and Stonehenge 2018 Magical Impressions of Avebury and Stonehenge

Avebury is the most impressive of all remaining pre-historic earthworks in Europe. Stonehenge is the most famous stone circle in the world. Feel the spirit and the power. Magical pictures to accompany you through the year. Let them enchant you....
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Mystical Southern France 2018 A Journey into the Neolithic Age by Thomas Bartruff Mystical Southern France 2018 A Journey into the Neolithic Age

Even before the Egyptians piled up heavy blocks of stone to build the pyramids, the first settled people in Europe were able to assemble erratic blocks, weighing several tons, to create stone circles and dolmens. Thus, thousands of years ago...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Impact of Tectonic Activity on Ancient Civilizations Recurrent Shakeups, Tenacity, Resilience, and Change by Eric R. Force Impact of Tectonic Activity on Ancient Civilizations Recurrent Shakeups, Tenacity, Resilience, and Change

In many ways, the records of antiquity tell us that active tectonism helped to mold our cultural heritage. Impact of Tectonic Activity on Ancient Civilizations draws from various fields such as tectonics (geology), classics, history, archaeology, and anthropology to support...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/03/2017

The Indian Mesozoic Chronicle Sequence Stratigraphic Approach by Jai Krishna The Indian Mesozoic Chronicle Sequence Stratigraphic Approach

The book reviews and summarizes the Indian Mesozoic geological evolution in an innovative alternative perspective of sequence stratigraphy. It mainly focuses on the Jurassic interval, but also concisely discusses the preceding Triassic and Cretaceous geological records. The key to the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/03/2017

The Continental Drift Controversy: Volume 1, Wegener and the Early Debate by Henry R. (University of Missouri, Kansas City) Frankel The Continental Drift Controversy: Volume 1, Wegener and the Early Debate
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The definitive account of the early debate over Wegener's theory of continental drift, based on extensive interviews and archival material.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/02/2017

Late Cenozoic of Peninsula Valdes, Patagonia, Argentina An Interdisciplinary Approach by Pablo Bouza Late Cenozoic of Peninsula Valdes, Patagonia, Argentina An Interdisciplinary Approach

This book presents extensive and new information on the Cenozoic marine and continental systems of one of the most important World Heritage sites of Southern South America: The Peninsula Valdes. The scope of this book extends to any natural science...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/01/2017

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