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History of Geology

Francois Ellenberger

History of Geology

From Ancient Times to the First Half of the XVII Century

by Francois Ellenberger

  • 154 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Aa Balkema .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology & the lithosphere,
  • History of science,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12808725M
    ISBN 109054102837
    ISBN 109789054102830

    A History of Geology and Medicine will be of particular interest to Earth scientists, medical personnel, historians of science and the general reader who has an interest in science. Published online 14/11/ Print copy available from 06/12/ Other Societies rate: please see the Bookshop FAQ for a list of qualifying membership organisations. History of Geology members. "Geologists are very pleasant companions, especially for geologists. It’s their art, to stop at every stone, and.

    "Geology as a science has a fascinating and controversial history. Kieran D. O'Hara's book provides a brief and accessible account of the major events in the history of geology over the last years--from early theories of Earth structure during the Reformation, through major controversies over the age of the Earth during the Industrial Revolution, to the more recent twentieth-century. Find a huge variety of new & used Science Geology books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices. Shop Science Geology books at Alibris.

    Where were the women in Geology? This book is a first as it unravels the diverse roles women have played in the history and development of geology as a science predominantly in the UK, Ireland and Australia, and selectively in Germany, Russia and US. The volume covers the period from the late eighteenth century to the present day and shows how the roles that women have played changed with . Geology and Mining History of the United States individually by State Geology and Mining History of International Locations Geomorphology - Tectonics - Geophysics Georgia Geostatistics Glaciers & Glaciation Greenland, Iceland, and the North Atlantic GSA Decade of North American Geology Books Handbooks and Catalogs related to Mining.


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