PHYSICAL GEOLOGY AND MAN

By: Landes, Kenneth K.

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Hardcover without dust jacket (as issued). 8vo (6.25 x 9.25"). ix, (iii) 414, (4) pp. Prentice-Hall Geology Series. 3rd Printing. Bound in publisher's full brown cloth, gilt (brown) lettering and borders on spine and cover. Illustrated with numerous B&W photographs. This is a new, unopened copy in perfect condition, with no ownership marks or other defects. AS NEW. The author, Chairman of the Department of Geology at the University of Michigan, has attempted to emphasize the effects that geologic processes, acting both in the past and the present, have had upon mankind. The book, therefore, includes not only a study of the geology of various mineral resources, and an analysis of physiography's controlling influence on man's activities, but it also provides longer than usual accounts of the effects of such catastrophic geologic agents as floods, hurricanes, volcanic explosions and earthquakes. . Prentice-Hall Geology Series. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: PHYSICAL GEOLOGY AND MAN

Author Name: Landes, Kenneth K.

Categories: Education, Science, Medicine & Technology, Philosophy & Social Sciences, Geology,

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Publisher: NY, Prentice Hall Direct: 1951

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: As New with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 3601

Keywords: Science Geology