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The Resource Rock formations and unusual geologic structures : exploring the earth's surface, Jon Erickson ; foreword by Ernest H. Muller

Rock formations and unusual geologic structures : exploring the earth's surface, Jon Erickson ; foreword by Ernest H. Muller

Label
Rock formations and unusual geologic structures : exploring the earth's surface
Title
Rock formations and unusual geologic structures
Title remainder
exploring the earth's surface
Statement of responsibility
Jon Erickson ; foreword by Ernest H. Muller
Creator
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Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
XVQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Erickson, Jon
Dewey number
550
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE33
LC item number
.E75 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Facts on File science library
  • The Living earth ;
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geology
  • Geomorphology
Label
Rock formations and unusual geologic structures : exploring the earth's surface, Jon Erickson ; foreword by Ernest H. Muller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 298-306) 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
Contents
The earth's crust: the formation of continents -- Erosion and sedimentation: the building of landforms -- Type sections: defining rock formations -- Folding and faulting: the shaping of the land -- Igneous activity: volcanic and granitic rocks -- Canyons, valleys, and basins: depressions in the earth -- Deserts and seacoasts: windblown and beach sands -- Glacial terrain: structures formed by glaciers -- Caves and caverns: delving beneath the earth's surface -- Collapsed structures: catastrophic ground failures -- Meteorite impact craters: asteroid and comet collisions -- Unusual formations: creation of unique rock formations
Control code
696605
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Revised edition
Extent
xvi, 319 pages
Isbn
9780816045907
Lccn
00049038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 696605
  • (OCoLC)48996572
Label
Rock formations and unusual geologic structures : exploring the earth's surface, Jon Erickson ; foreword by Ernest H. Muller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 298-306) 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
Contents
The earth's crust: the formation of continents -- Erosion and sedimentation: the building of landforms -- Type sections: defining rock formations -- Folding and faulting: the shaping of the land -- Igneous activity: volcanic and granitic rocks -- Canyons, valleys, and basins: depressions in the earth -- Deserts and seacoasts: windblown and beach sands -- Glacial terrain: structures formed by glaciers -- Caves and caverns: delving beneath the earth's surface -- Collapsed structures: catastrophic ground failures -- Meteorite impact craters: asteroid and comet collisions -- Unusual formations: creation of unique rock formations
Control code
696605
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Revised edition
Extent
xvi, 319 pages
Isbn
9780816045907
Lccn
00049038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 696605
  • (OCoLC)48996572

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