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Review of the geology of Texas

Johan August Udden

Review of the geology of Texas

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Published by The University in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Texas.

    • Edition Notes

      At head of title: Bureau of economic geology and technology.

      Statementby J. A. Udden, C. L. Baker, and Emil Böse.
      SeriesTexas. University. Bulletin 1916,, no. 44
      ContributionsBaker, Charles Laurence, b. 1887, joint author., Böse, Emilio, 1868-, joint author., University of Texas. Bureau of Economic Geology and Technology
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE167 .U2
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 164 p.
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL251960M
      LC Control Numbergs 17000049
      OCLC/WorldCa994245

      An introductory chapter briefly reviews Texas' geology followed by a series of road guides with the local particulars. The authors tell you what the rocks are and what they mean. Useful graphics and charts supplement the text and help you to understand. Buy The Geology of the Everglades and Adjacent Areas Paperback / softback by Petuch Edward J., Roberts Charles ISBN: COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.


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Good book on the diverse geology of Texas organized by region. Text is clear and illustrations are good. My only criticism is not using the road mileages or mileposts to describe where the features are located.

However, good photos and illustrations help finding the specific outcrops or features described/5. Review of the geology of Review of the geology of Texas book. Austin, Tex., The University, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Johan August Udden; Charles Laurence Baker; Emil Böse; University of Texas.

Bureau of Economic Geology and Technology. Review of the geology of Texas. Austin: University of Texas, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Johan August Udden; Charles Laurence Baker; Emil Böse; University of Texas.

Bureau of Economic Geology and Technology. Very nice intro to Texas geology. My only “negative” is that the book really does STICK to “roadside” geology, which is fine BUT it also sticks to “just” the interstate highways, which in Texas, leaves out a LOT of great geology and territory!!Cited by: Reid Ferring The Geology of Texas is written to accompany introductory courses including physical and historical geology, as well as physical geography, and was designed to compliment the topics of those courses for students in Texas and surrounding regions.

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