Roadside Geology Of Southern California

Author: Arthur G. Sylvester
Publisher: Mountain Press Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780878426539
Size: 75.50 MB
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Since Mountain Press started the Roadside Geology series forty years ago, southern Californians have been waiting for an RG of their own.

A Coast To Explore

Author: Miles O. Hayes
Publisher: Pandion Books
ISBN: 0981661815
Size: 40.59 MB
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A Coast to Explore describes the origins of these coastal features and unravels the wonderful mystery of how the birth of the San Andreas Fault system created what we see today.

Geology Of The San Francisco Bay Region

Author: Doris Sloan
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520241266
Size: 49.23 MB
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To feel truly at home in the Bay Area, read Doris Sloan's intriguing stories of this region's spectacular, quirky landscapes."—Hal Gilliam, author of Weather of the San Francisco Bay Region "This is a fascinating look at some of the world ...

California S Amazing Geology

Author: Donald R. Prothero
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1498707955
Size: 16.50 MB
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This book discusses not only the important geologic features of each region in California, but also the complex geologic four-dimensional puzzle of how California was assembled, beginning over 2 billion years ago.

Geology Underfoot In Death Valley And Owens Valley

Author: Robert Phillip Sharp
Publisher: Mountain Press Publishing
ISBN: 9780878423620
Size: 28.47 MB
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Eastern California boasts the greatest dryland relief in the contiguous United States, between 14,499-foot Mt. Whitney in the Sierra Nevada and minus-282-foot Badwater Basin in Death Valley.

Roadside Geology Of Nevada

Author: Frank DeCourten
Publisher: Roadside Geology
ISBN: 9780878426720
Size: 38.96 MB
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The Silver State has some of the most diverse geology in the United States, and much of it lies in plain sight thanks to the arid climate of the Great Basin. --Publisher

Geology Of The Sierra Nevada

Author: Mary Hill
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520936942
Size: 29.16 MB
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This new edition offers new chapters and sidebars and incorporates the concept of plate tectonics throughout the text. * Written in easy-to-understand language for a wide audience. * Gives detailed information on where to view outstanding ...

Rough Hewn Land

Author: Keith Heyer Meldahl
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520949943
Size: 73.34 MB
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" In this absorbing book, Meldahl takes readers on a 1000-mile-long field trip back through more than 100 million years of deep time to explore America’s most spectacular and scientifically intriguing landscapes.