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100 Desert Wildflowers in Natural Color

by Natt Noyes Dodge

<p>When Webster defined a desert as a “dry, barren region, largely treeless and sandy” he was not thinking of the 50,000 square mile Great American Desert of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico. Most of it is usually dry and parts

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28 Climate Change Elevator Pitches

Short Explanations on the Scientific Basis of Man-man Climate Change

by Rob Honeycutt

<p>If you stepped into an elevator and had 2 minutes to explain some aspect of climate science to someone, could you do it? Most people lack the time to become fully informed on this critical issue. The science is complex and varied. Here are 28

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50 Must-See Geological Sites

by Whitfield, Gavin

The book presents 50 of the most recognizable and geologically interesting sites around South Africa, including some of palaeontological or historical renown and some of mining interest. The diverse selection includes sites such as Chapman's ...

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A Biblical Perspective of East Australian Geology

by Fiona Smith

This book begins by outlining the scientific evidence for ages of the Earth in millennia (thousands of years) rather than the Megaanni (millions of years) often taught.<br><br>It outlines features that you would expect by long-age uniformitarian

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A Comparative View of the Huttonian and Neptunian Systems of Geology

In Answer to the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth, by Professor Playfair

by John Murray

<p>Deniable yet the whole is a {cries of brought forward to reconcile, if Milk, the faét of the gradation of thefe rocks with the.</p> ...

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A Description of the Soil-Geology of Ireland, 1907

Based Upon Geological Survey Maps and Records With Notes on Climate

by James Robinson Kilroe

<p>The granitic gneisses of Erris (north Mayo), of the Ox Mountains, Connemara, and South Donegal, which, on account of 'lithological similarity to those of the North-west of Scotland, were supposed to be of Archaean age, are now known to be ...

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A Dictionary of the Names of Minerals

Including Their History and Etymology

by Albert Huntington Chester

<p>Many more instances might be cited, but enough has been said to show how much confusion has arisen through carelessness or unwarrantable assumption, and how desirable it is that it should be disentangled as far as possible. In this work the ...

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A Geological History of Manhattan or New York Island

Together With a Map of the Island, and a Suite of Sections, Tables and Columns, for the Study of Geology, Particularly Adapted for the American Student

by Issachar Cozzens

<p>Definition of Geology. — Geology is the study of the rocks, and all earthy and mineral properties, that form the crust of the globe, which man and his cotemporaries now inhabit of all the apparent, past changes it has undergone by volcanoes, ...

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A Geological Reconnaissance of the Dominican Republic

by Thomas Wayland Vaughan

<p>On April 1, 1917, Rear Admiral H. S. Knapp, Military Governor of the Dominican Republic, addressed to the Director of the United States Geological Survey a request for an estimate of the cost of a complete mensuration survey of the Republic ...

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A Geology for Engineers

by F.G.H. Blyth & Michael de Freitas

<p>No engineering structure can be built on the ground or within it without the influence of geology being experienced by the engineer. Yet geology is an ancillary subject to students of engineering and it is therefore essential that their ...

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A Pictorial Guide to Metamorphic Rocks in the Field

by Hollocher, Kurt

<P>This book is an illustrative introduction to metamorphic rocks as seen in the field, designed for advanced high school to graduate-level earth science and geology students to jump-start their observational skills. In addition to photographs ...

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A Preliminary Report on the Upper Gold Belt of Alabama

In the Counties of Cleburne, Randolph, Clay, Talladega, Elmore, 1896

by Wm; M. Brewer

<p>Dear sir — With this I hand you my report on the gold occurrences of the Upper Belt of the Alabama Gold Regions. The field work which furnishes the material for the greater part of these notes was done during the summers of 1893-4. Since that

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A Text-Book of Mineralogy

With an Extended Treatise on Crystallography and Physical Mineralogy

by Edward Salisbury Dana & James D. Dana

<p>The preparation of a text-book Of Mineralogy was undertaken in 1868, by Prof. J. D. Dana, immediately after the publication of the fifth edition of the System of Mineralogy. The state of his health, however, early compelled him to relinquish ...

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A Wilder Time

Notes from a Geologist at the Edge of the Greenland Ice

by William E. Glassley

<p><strong><em>Kirkus Reviews</em> &quot;Best Book of the Year&quot; selection</strong></p> <p>&quot;Very few people have spent as much time as William E. Glassley in such deep wilderness. So it would behoove us to pay attention even if he had ...

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Active and Passive Earth Pressure Tables

by E. Absi

<p>The problem of earth pressure on retaining structures is one of the oldest in soil mechanics. This volume comprises tables which facilitate calculations in problems of limit equilibrium. These tables provide coefficients which are extreme ...

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Active Global Seismology

Neotectonics and Earthquake Potential of the Eastern Mediterranean Region

by Ibrahim Cemen & Yucel Yilmaz

<p>Neotectonics involves the study of the motions and deformations of the Earth's crust that are current or recent in geologic time. The Mediterranean region is one of the most important regions for neotectonics and related natural hazards. This

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Advanced Reservoir and Production Engineering for Coal Bed Methane

by Thakur, Pramod

<p><i>Advanced Reservoir and Production Engineering for Coal Bed Methane</i> presents the reader with design systems that will maximize production from worldwide coal bed methane reservoirs. Authored by an expert in the field with more than 40 ...

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Advances and Trends in Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics

Proceedings of the 10th International Scientific and Professional Conference on Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (GCG 2017), October 10-13, 2017, Demänovská Dolina, Low Tatras, Slovakia

by Sona Molcíková, Viera Hurcíková, Vladislava Zeliznaková & others

<p>The International Scientific and Professional Conference on Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics 2017 (GCG 2017) was organized under the auspices of the Faculty of Mining, Ecology, Process Control and Geotechnologies, Technical University ...

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Advances in Theoretical Hydrology: A Tribute to James Dooge

by O'Kane, J. P.

This <i>Festschrift</i> containing sixteen invited essays and papers is a tribute to the distinguished Irish hydrologist James Dooge on the occasion of his 70th birthday. His former students, colleagues and friends in fourteen countries, have ...

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Agate Fossil Beds National Monument, Nebraska

by United States National Park Service

<p>Imagine that you are a healthy young man, raised conservatively in Michigan several years after the end of the Civil War. You are a skilled all-around hunter and trapper. The railroad has just spanned the continent, and stories of the West, ...

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