The Web of Geological Sciences

Author: Marion Eugene Bickford
Publisher: Geological Society of America
ISBN: 0813725003
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"This volume covers many of the important advances in the geological sciences from 1963 to 2013. These advances include understanding plate tectonics, exploration of the Moon and Mars, development of new computing and analytical technologies, understanding of the role of microbiology in geologic processes, and many others"--Provided by publisher.

The Web of Geological Sciences

Author: Marion E. Bickford
Publisher: Geological Society of America
ISBN: 0813725232
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The web of geological sciences, Special papers 500 and 523, written in celebration of the 125th anniversary of the Geological Society of America.

A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

Author: Michael Allaby
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199653062
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This leading dictionary - now in its fourth edition - offers wide-ranging and authoritative coverage of the earth sciences and related topics in over 7,500 clear and accessible entries. This new edition has been fully updated and 150 new entries added, with expanded coverage of geology and planetary geology terms. Over 130 line drawings accompany the definitions. It is essential for students of geography, geology, and earth sciences, and for those in relateddisciplines.

Recent Advances and Issues in the Geological Sciences

Author: Barbara Leigh Ransom
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781573563567
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Discusses recent trends in the study of geology; suggests future directions of the discipline; and examines current controversies, major figures, and the changing role of the geologist.

Earth Portrait of a Planet

Author: Steve Marshak
Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393938174
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The Fifth Edition of this bestselling textbook features stunning art, the most up-to-date science, and a wealth of online learning tools, all developed under the critical eyes of Stephen Marshak. Heavily revised with remarkably detailed photographs, animations, and maps, the text offers rich and engaging pedagogy, an expanded chapter on energy, and coverage of recent global events, from Hurricane Sandy and the Washington Landslide to Typhoon Haiyan and the Japanese Tsunami.