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Product Description: Donald R. Prothero's science books combine leading research with first-person narratives of discovery, injecting warmth and familiarity into a profession that has much to offer nonspecialists. Bringing his trademark style and wit to an increasingly relevant subject of concern, Prothero links the climate changes that have occurred over the past 200 million years to their effects on plants and animals...read more

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9780231146609 | Columbia Univ Pr, August 1, 2009, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Donald R.

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9780792261483 | Simon & Schuster, November 30, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Hardcover book

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Product Description: This book reviews advances in understanding of the past ca. two million years of Earth history - the Quaternary Period - in the United States. It begins with sections on ice and water - as glaciers, permafrost, oceans, rivers, lakes, and aquifers...read more

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9780444514714 | Elsevier Science Serials, December 17, 2003, cover price $122.00 | About this edition: This book reviews advances in understanding of the past ca.

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Product Description: This book reviews advances in understanding of the past ca. two million years of Earth history - the Quaternary Period - in the United States. It begins with sections on ice and water - as glaciers, permafrost, oceans, rivers, lakes, and aquifers...read more
By Brian F. Atwater (editor), Alan R. Gillespie, Stephen C. Porter (editor) and Jim Rose (editor)

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9780444514707 | Elsevier Science Serials, December 1, 2003, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: This book reviews advances in understanding of the past ca.

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Product Description: The sixth edition has been updated throughout, and is now a full-color text complete with photo CD-ROM! Geology of National Parks, Sixth Edition, continues to present basic elements of physical geology in a nontraditional format. Your students learn how interactions occur between rock and landscapes in different climates and how types of soil cover evolve...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780787253530 | 5th rev edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, June 1, 1998), cover price $62.95 | About this edition: The sixth edition has been updated throughout, and is now a full-color text complete with photo CD-ROM!
9780787245634 | 5th rev edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, March 1, 1997), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: The sixth edition has been updated throughout, and is now a full-color text complete with photo CD-ROM!
9780787210656 | 5th edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, March 1, 1996), cover price $52.95 | About this edition: Book by Harris, Ann G.
9780840346193 | 4th ed edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, January 1, 1990), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The sixth edition has been updated throughout, and is now a full-color text complete with photo CD-ROM!

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Taking a cross-section of the United States at the fortieth parallel, the author offers fascinating multi-layered portrait of the continent's geology and history. Reprint. (view table of contents)

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9780374105204 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 10, 1998, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A multilayered tale arranged in an organic succession of set pieces, flashbacks, biographical sketches, and human and lithic histories, explores North American geology, plate tectonics, and geologic time

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9780374518738 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 1, 2000), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: A multilayered tale arranged in an organic succession of set pieces, flashbacks, biographical sketches, and human and lithic histories, explores North American geology, plate tectonics, and geologic time.

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Product Description: A fascinating and accessible introduction to the principles of physical and historical geology. For the millions who visit them each year, U.S. national parklands offer a glittering spectacle of natural wonders. But beyond the spectacular scenery, these national treasures have a much bigger, more awe-inspiring tale to tell--a sprawling story of upheaval and transformation, involving forces and time-spans almost beyond imagining...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780471332183 | 5 sub edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 1, 1999), cover price $187.95 | About this edition: A fascinating and accessible introduction to the principles of physical and historical geology.

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Highlights the local history as well as the geologic features and developments of national parks formed by stream erosion and weathering, glaciers and wave action, igneous activity, mountain building and uplift, and ground water.

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9780787299712 | Pap/cdr edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, November 30, 2003), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Highlights the local history as well as the geologic features and developments of national parks formed by stream erosion and weathering, glaciers and wave action, igneous activity, mountain building and uplift, and ground water.
9780787299705 | 6 pap/cdr edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, November 1, 2003), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Highlights the local history as well as the geologic features and developments of national parks formed by stream erosion and weathering, glaciers and wave action, igneous activity, mountain building and uplift, and ground water.
9780787252755 | 5 lslf edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, June 1, 1998), cover price $53.95 | About this edition: This is an example product description.
9780840328106 | 3 sub edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, March 1, 1983), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: The sixth edition has been updated throughout, and is now a full-color text complete with photo CD-ROM!

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Product Description: Geology of the United States' Seafloor presents new, definitive studies of the seafloor adjacent to various regions of the United States--the West Coast, East Coast, Alaskan margin, Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean--from the GLORIA long-range sidescan sonar images, complementary seismic profiling, and magnetic surveys...read more
By Michael E. Field (editor), James V. Gardner (editor) and David C. Twichell (editor)

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9780521433105 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 1, 1996, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Geology of the United States' Seafloor presents new, definitive studies of the seafloor adjacent to various regions of the United States--the West Coast, East Coast, Alaskan margin, Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean--from the GLORIA long-range sidescan sonar images, complementary seismic profiling, and magnetic surveys.

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9780521020831 | Reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2005), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Geology of the United States' Seafloor presents new, definitive studies of the seafloor adjacent to various regions of the United States--the West Coast, East Coast, Alaskan margin, Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean--from the GLORIA long-range sidescan sonar images, complementary seismic profiling, and magnetic surveys.

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9780023327537 | Facsimile edition (Prentice Hall, March 1, 1996), cover price $49.60

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Product Description: Pp.vii, 657; numerous black-and-white illustrations, a few with red highlights (geological maps, stratigraphic sections, black-and-white photos), 7 plates (very large folding color maps and charts) in slipcase, appendices I and II: Precambrian paleontology (on microfiche in pocket at rear of text volume)...read more
By Marion E. Gickford, m R. S. Houston (contributor) and John Calvin Reed (editor)

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9780813752181 | Geological Society of Amer, January 1, 1994, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Pp.

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Product Description: Book by Pakiser, L. C.
By W. D. Mooney (editor) and L. C. Pakiser

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9780813711720 | Geological Society of Amer, August 1, 1990, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Book by Pakiser, L.

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Product Description: Book by Hatcher, R. D., Jr.

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9780813722535 | Geological Society of Amer, July 1, 1990, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Book by Hatcher, R.

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Product Description: Pp. x, 506; numerous black-and-white illustrations, some highlighted in red (geological maps, stratigraphic sections), 8 plates (very large folding color maps) in slipcase. Publisher's original color pictorial laminated cloth and color pictorial laminated cloth slipcase, 4to...read more
By L. L. Sloss (editor)

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9780813752051 | Har/map edition (Geological Society of Amer, July 1, 1988), cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Pp.

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The award-winning 'New York Times' science writer and editor celebrates the natural and man-made splendor of the American landscape with over one hundred black-and-white photos and clear, understandable explanations of the rich diversity of the environment

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9780812910766 | Revised edition (Random House Value Pub, June 1, 1987), cover price $6.98 | About this edition: The award-winning 'New York Times' science writer and editor celebrates the natural and man-made splendor of the American landscape with over one hundred black-and-white photos and clear, understandable explanations of the rich diversity of the environment

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Product Description: A dramatic account of the earth's history revealed through the rock formations of national parks and monuments--including geologically important recreation areas, seashores, and wildlife preserves. All of the parklands within a particular geologic province are included in each chapter...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780471872245 | 4 sub edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, October 1, 1985), cover price $65.35 | About this edition: A dramatic account of the earth's history revealed through the rock formations of national parks and monuments--including geologically important recreation areas, seashores, and wildlife preserves.

The award-winning 'New York Times' science writer and editor celebrates the natural and man-made splendor of the American landscape with over one hundred black-and-white photos and clear, understandable explanations of the rich diversity of the environment

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9780880150279 | Empire Books, April 1, 1984, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: The award-winning 'New York Times' science writer and editor celebrates the natural and man-made splendor of the American landscape with over one hundred black-and-white photos and clear, understandable explanations of the rich diversity of the environment

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9780813721835 | Geological Society of Amer, June 1, 1980, cover price $6.25

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Provides simple geological explanations for natural scenes throughout the United States

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9780231023313 | Columbia Univ Pr, October 1, 1959, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Provides simple geological explanations for natural scenes throughout the United States

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