ROCKS/GEOLOGY

 fossils, landforms, faults, roadguides
 also see:
Gold/Gems/Ghost Towns

CONTENTS OF "ROCKS/GEOLOGY": REGIONAL GEOLOGY FOSSILS PROCESSES

REGIONAL GEOLOGY
to "Rocks/Geology"
contents
 

COLORADO PLATEAU: the story behind the scenery. Ladd.  Geology and topography of this wondrous landscape of the Four Corners region of Colorado/Utah/Arizona/New Mexico. Unusual rock formations and scenery and unusual weathering processes. 48 large-format pages, color illus. Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-88714-090-4. 1995. Order #: KCPU4736 paper$8.95

 

A GUIDE TO THE DESERT GEOLOGY OF LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA. Bezy. Faults, fans, lake beds, sand cycle. Photos, drawings, 68 pages. Inventory = 7. Order #: SOPM1316 paper$4.95

 

THE GRANITE LANDSCAPE: A Natural History of America's Mountain Domes, from Acadia to Yosemite. Note on cover: Uncorrected Proof. Wessels. Illustrated, 192 pages. Inventory = 1. Order #: MISC3256 paper$27.95

 

ROADSIDE GEOLOGY OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA. Alt & Hyndman. Mother Lode, Tahoe, Redwood country, Bay Area, Lassen, Shasta. Illustrated, 282 pages. ISBN: 0-87842-055-X. Inventory = 2. Order #: MOPR839 paper$15.00.

 

 

 

ROADSIDE GEOLOGY OF VERMONT AND NEW HAMPSHIRE. Van Diver. Landscapes and rock features along roads of this region. Illustrated, 240 pages. ISBN: 0-87842-203-X.
Inventory = 1. Order #: MOPR9304 paper$10.00.

ROCKS AND MINERALS OF CALIFORNIA. Brown, Allan, & Stark. Key to identify through hardness, color, specific gravity, luster, texture, crystal shape, areas of occurrence. Photos, maps, 204 pages. 
Inventory = 5.  Covers scuffed.
ISBN: 0-911010-58-0. Order #NATG8422 paper$13.95

 

 

 

FOSSILS
to "Rocks/Geology" contents
 

THE COMPLETE T. REX. Horner & Lessem. How stunning new discoveries are changing our understanding of world's most famous dinosaur. Illustrated, 239 pages. Inventory = 1. Order #: SISC3674 cloth$25.00.

DINOSAUR! Norman. Explains fossils and time, what dinosaurs are, how discovered, and methods of reconstructing anatomy. Color illustrations, 192 large-format pages. Inventory = 1. Order #: MACM6192 paper$15.00.

DINOSAURS REDISCOVERED. Lessem. New findings which are revolutionizing dinosaur science. Recently found fossils expand understanding, interpretations. Illustrated, 368 pages. Inventory = 4. Order #: SISC7707 paper$12.00.

 

 


DIGGING UP DINOSAURS. Horner.
Inventory =2.
ISBN: 978-1-56037-396-4. Order #: FARC3137 paper$12.95.

DINOSAUR: The Story Behind the Scenery (UT). Hagood. Fossil bones in fantastic quarry, river canyon, wildlife, history of Utah/CO National park. 65 color photos, 48 large-format pages.  1972,1981.
Inventory = 5.
ISBN: 0-916122-10-7. Order #: KCPU4006 paper$8.95.

 

 

FOSSILS: The Greatest Treasures That Ever Lived. Daber & Helms. Meanings of fossil remains; unusual fossils and more significant "missing links". 166 photos, (46 in color). Inventory = 4. Order #: TFHP4568 cloth$29.95.

 

 

AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO FOSSIL COLLECTING.  by Casanova & Ratkevich. Beginning guide with numerous and detailed accounts of fossil locations in US and Canada. This easy to understand guide tells how fossils are classified, how to collect, preserve, and mount specimens. Collecting sites given for each state. 200 illustrations, 128 pages. Out of print; we have 4 left.
Inventory = 4.
ISBN: 0-87961-113-8. Order #: NATG0968 paper$9.95

 

 

MAMMOTHS. Lister & Bahn. Origin, natural history, and extinction of these Ice-age animals. Color photos and maps, 168 large-format pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: MACM8535 cloth$30.00/50

 

 

PETRIFIED FOREST: The Story Behind the Scenery. Ash & May. Stone trees of ancient forest, now opalized; wildlife, Indian ruins. 33 color photos, 32 large-format pages.  1981.
Inventory = 90.
No ISBN. Order #:  PEFO1086 paper$4.95.

 

 

 

PREHISTORIC LIFE: The Rise of the Vertebrates. Norman. Traces emergence of life to rise of mammals, scientific theories on origins of life, environmental changes that influenced evolution. Color photos and drawings, 246 large-format pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: MACM8538 cloth$30.00.

 

 

 

PROCESSES
to "Rocks/Geology" contents
 

AGENTS OF CHAOS: Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Other Natural Disasters. Harris. Presents Earth as a dynamic and changing platform subject to intermittent and long-separated but to us chaotic pulses. ISBN: 0-87842-243-9. Inventory = 2. Order #: MOPR829 paper$14.00.

 

 

GLACIERS. Sharp. Condon Lecture from University of Oregon. Inventory = 1. UNOR7894 paper$10.00.


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