Roadside Geology Of Nevada

Author: Frank DeCourten
Publisher: Roadside Geology
ISBN: 9780878426720
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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: 26.83 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 ...

Geology Underfoot In Death Valley And Owens Valley

Author: Robert Phillip Sharp
Publisher: Mountain Press Publishing
ISBN: 9780878423620
Size: 77.52 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.

Annals Of The Former World

Author: John McPhee
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9780374518738
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As clearly and succinctly written as it is profoundly informed, this is our finest popular survey of geology and a masterpiece of modern nonfiction. Annals of the Former World is the winner of the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction.

Geology Of The Great Basin

Author: Bill Fiero
Publisher: University of Nevada Press
ISBN: 9780874177909
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The book, first published in 1986, is now available in a new, easier-to-handle paperback edition that will make it more convenient for classroom use and for readers who want to carry it with them in their car or backpack.