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6 edition of Geology Underfoot in Northern Arizona (Geology Underfoot) found in the catalog.

Geology Underfoot in Northern Arizona (Geology Underfoot)

by Lon Abbott

  • 255 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Mountain Press Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science,
  • Travel - United States,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Earth Sciences - Geology,
  • United States - Mountain - Arizona,
  • Science / Earth Sciences,
  • United States - West - Mountain (General),
  • Arizona,
  • Geology,
  • Geoparks,
  • Guidebooks,
  • National parks and reserves

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8116196M
    ISBN 100878425284
    ISBN 109780878425280

    The page for the Roadside Geology series. Since , Mountain Press's Roadside Geology series has been providing geology enthusiasts with fascinating and accessible information for states and provinces in the United States and Canada. The 21 chapters, or vignettes, in Geology Underfoot along Colorado’s Front Range narrate this tale, from the Front Range’s humble beginnings as a flat, nondescript seafloor through several ghostly incarnations as towering mountain ranges. “Thanks again for the best .

    Biography. Shawn Willsey, a geology professor at the College of Southern Idaho, also teaches whitewater rafting and rock in Arizona as an Air Force brat, Shawn lived all over the western United States during his childhood. He earned a BS in geology from Weber State University and a MS in geology from Northern Arizona University. Mountain Press is an independent publisher in Missoula Montana. We publish books on geology, natural history, and western History. Our series include Roadside Geology, Geology Underfoot, Geology Rocks!, Nature's Yucky!, and Bold Women in History.

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