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The Resource Aerial geology : a high-altitude tour of North America's spectacular volcanoes, canyons, glaciers, lakes, craters, and peaks, Mary Caperton Morton

Aerial geology : a high-altitude tour of North America's spectacular volcanoes, canyons, glaciers, lakes, craters, and peaks, Mary Caperton Morton

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Aerial geology : a high-altitude tour of North America's spectacular volcanoes, canyons, glaciers, lakes, craters, and peaks
Title
Aerial geology
Title remainder
a high-altitude tour of North America's spectacular volcanoes, canyons, glaciers, lakes, craters, and peaks
Statement of responsibility
Mary Caperton Morton
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Get your head into the clouds with Aerial Geology." -The New York Times Book Review Aerial Geology is an up-in-the-sky exploration of North America's 100 most spectacular geological formations. Crisscrossing the continent from the Aleutian Islands in Alaska to the Great Salt Lake in Utah and to the Chicxulub Crater in Mexico, Mary Caperton Morton brings you on a fantastic tour, sharing aerial and satellite photography, explanations on how each site was formed, and details on what makes each landform noteworthy. Maps and diagrams help illustrate the geological processes and clarify scientific concepts. Fact-filled, curious, and way more fun than the geology you remember from grade school, Aerial Geology is a must-have for the insatiably curious, armchair geologists, million-mile travelers, and anyone who has stared out the window of a plane and wondered what was below
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
December 03, 2017
Citation source
New York Times Book Review
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morton, Mary Caperton
Dewey number
557
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE71
LC item number
.M67 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geology
  • Landforms
  • Landforms
Label
Aerial geology : a high-altitude tour of North America's spectacular volcanoes, canyons, glaciers, lakes, craters, and peaks, Mary Caperton Morton
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 297) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRD2016057866
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9781604697629
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016057866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781604697629
  • (OCoLC)967261990
Label
Aerial geology : a high-altitude tour of North America's spectacular volcanoes, canyons, glaciers, lakes, craters, and peaks, Mary Caperton Morton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 297) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRD2016057866
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9781604697629
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016057866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781604697629
  • (OCoLC)967261990

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