The Resource Earth's deep history : how it was discovered and why it matters, Martin J. S. Rudwick

Earth's deep history : how it was discovered and why it matters, Martin J. S. Rudwick

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Earth's deep history : how it was discovered and why it matters
Title
Earth's deep history
Title remainder
how it was discovered and why it matters
Statement of responsibility
Martin J. S. Rudwick
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rudwick tells the gripping story of the gradual realization that the Earth's history has not only been unimaginably long but also astonishingly eventful in utterly unexpected ways
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rudwick, M. J. S
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE11
LC item number
.R827 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Earth sciences
  • Natural history
  • Religion and science
  • Earth sciences
  • Natural history
  • Religion and science
  • Geowissenschaften
  • Erdzeitalter
  • Evolution
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Religion
  • Historische Geologie
  • SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / General
Label
Earth's deep history : how it was discovered and why it matters, Martin J. S. Rudwick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-331) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making history a science -- Nature's own antiquities -- Sketching big pictures -- Expanding time and history -- Bursting the limits of time -- Worlds before Adam -- Disturbing a consensus -- Human history in nature's history -- Eventful deep history -- Global histories of the earth -- One planet among many -- Conclusion -- Appendix : Creationists out of their depth
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 360 pages
Isbn
9780226203935
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2014010242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40024173224
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881386603
  • (OCoLC)ocn881386603
Label
Earth's deep history : how it was discovered and why it matters, Martin J. S. Rudwick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-331) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making history a science -- Nature's own antiquities -- Sketching big pictures -- Expanding time and history -- Bursting the limits of time -- Worlds before Adam -- Disturbing a consensus -- Human history in nature's history -- Eventful deep history -- Global histories of the earth -- One planet among many -- Conclusion -- Appendix : Creationists out of their depth
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 360 pages
Isbn
9780226203935
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2014010242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40024173224
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881386603
  • (OCoLC)ocn881386603

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