Creation of the Teton Landscape
by J. D. Love, John C. Reed
Publisher: Grand Teton Natural History Association 1989
Number of pages: 120
This booklet, prepared by two members of the U.S. Geological Survey, discusses how geologic phenomena are responsible for the magnificent scenery of the Teton region. Colorfully illustrated look at the park's geologic makeup, includes colorful back-cover fold-out geologic map of the park.
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by Jens Götze (ed.) - MDPI AG
The book reports recent contributions from research in the field of quartz and other silica minerals. The various forms of silica represent important constituents of the Earth crust and play a central role in the composition of geological materials.
by Roselle M. Girard - The University of Texas at Austin
This booklet has been designed to serve as a brief, simple, nontechnical guide that will be of help to school children, amateur collectors, and others who are just beginning to develop an interest in the rocks and minerals of Texas.
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From the rim of the Grand Canyon one not only looks down through tremendous space, but also through time, glimpsing the record of vast ages, measurable not in centuries but in millions and even hundreds of millions of years.