By Mary Caperton Morton
Aerial Geology is an up-in-the-sky exploration of North America’s a hundred such a lot magnificent geological formations. Crisscrossing the continent from the Aleutian Islands in Alaska to the nice Salt Lake in Utah and to the Chicxulub Crater in Mexico, Mary Caperton Morton brings you on a good looking travel, sharing aerial and satellite tv for pc images, causes on how every one web site was once shaped, and info on what makes each one landform noteworthy. Maps and diagrams support illustrate the geological techniques and make clear clinical concepts.
Fact-filled, curious, and far more enjoyable than the geology you take note from grade tuition, Aerial Geology is a must have for the insatiably curious, armchair geologists, million-mile tourists, and an individual who has stared out the window of a aircraft and puzzled what was once below.
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