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Physical Geology

3.85  ·  Rating details ·  273 Ratings  ·  15 Reviews
Physical Geology is a market-leading classic that has been used in classrooms for over 20 years. Updated to include the latest technology and most current information, Physical Geology is for both non-science majors and for students contemplating majoring in geology. The beautiful new art program and interactive writing style will grab students' attention and further their ...more
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Published August 22nd 2006 by McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math (first published 1979)
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ValerieLyn
Jun 01, 2008 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
After traipsing around the US west on my recent road trip, and hitting inumerable uber-fabulous interpretive centers at the National and State Parks, I could not help but wonder, what the heck is all this junk I'm lookin' at?

More specifically, it was hard not to wonder why the formations in Arches, those fantastic red liquidy bridges that, before they've been arched by erosion, look like huge sliding screens, layer after layer out to the horizon, are what they are, and not what the formations i
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Nawrast
Apr 06, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
My favorite books for general geology
Maria
May 10, 2007 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: science
I am such a nerd but I loved this book and this class. I still use it to look stuff up when I am feeling like a big rock nerd.
Kitty
Interesting - busy world under our feet..
Debra
I'm reading this book for my Earth Sciences class. I like it because it is easy to read and understand the material.
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Basic physical geology concepts
santhia
Oct 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A good introduction book for a beginner with some basic science background.
Nikki
Jan 08, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Used this textbook while teaching a physical geology course for VCC in spring 2016 semester
J.C.
Feb 01, 2014 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: textbook
it didn't make me hate Geology, if that means anything.
Tassawar
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