The Handy Geology Answer Book

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Visible Ink Press, 2004 - Reference - 491 pages
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Contains over one hundred photographs and illustrations that answer nearly one thousand questions about the science of geology and provides information on such topics as volcanoes, mountains, glaciers, oceans, continents, dinosaur fossils, and how artificial gems are synthesized.

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Contents

Glacial Phenomena Mountains
7
FOSSILS IN THE EXAMINING
25
DETAILS OF GEOLOGY 1 THE EARTHS LAYERS
59
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About the author (2004)

Patricia Barnes-Svarney was editor and writer for the award-winning "New York Public Library Science Desk Reference, " and has written articles for "Popular Science, Air & Space, Astronomy, Omni, " and other magazines.

THOMAS E. SVARNEY is a consultant in the field of failure analysis and has held positions at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration as well as a major computer corporation.

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