The Resource Study of the earth : readings in geological science, edited by J.F. White

Study of the earth : readings in geological science, edited by J.F. White

Label
Study of the earth : readings in geological science
Title
Study of the earth
Title remainder
readings in geological science
Statement of responsibility
edited by J.F. White
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC/ICU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QE3
LC item number
.S7375 1962
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1921-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
White, John Francis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geology
  • Geology
  • Geologia Geral
Label
Study of the earth : readings in geological science, edited by J.F. White
Instantiates
Publication
Note
2nd printing, Feb. 1963, omits subtitle
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The earth model: problems and implications.
  • The interior of the earth as revealed by earthquakes
  • I. Lehmann
  • The radioactive earth
  • Patrick M. Hurley
  • The AMSOC hole to the earth's mantle
  • H.H. Hess
  • Crustal features and processes.
  • The crust
  • J. Tuzo Wilson
  • Introduction.
  • Instability of sea level
  • Richard J. Russell
  • Questions of the coral reefs
  • Norman D. Newell
  • How volcanoes grow
  • J.P. Eaton and K.J. Murata
  • Coesite craters and space geology / W.T. Pecora
  • The stratigraphic panorama
  • Hollis D. Hedberg
  • Past climates and drifting continents.
  • The study of the earth / J.F. White
  • A theory of ice ages
  • Maurice Ewing and William L. Donn
  • A theory of ice ages II
  • Maurice Ewing and William L. Donn
  • Carbon dioxide and the climate
  • Gilbert N. Plass
  • The record of climatic change as revealed by vertebrate paleocology [i.e. paleoecology]
  • Edwin H. Colbert
  • Bearing of forests on the theory of continental drift
  • Ralph W. Chaney
  • The law of uniformity and geologic time.
  • Rock magnetism
  • S.K. Runcorn
  • The history of life.
  • The course of evolution
  • George Gaylord Simpson
  • Theories of evolution
  • George Gaylord Simpson
  • Origin of the amniote egg
  • Alfred S. Romer
  • Origen of the Pacific island molluscan fauna
  • James Hutton
  • Harry S. Ladd
  • Origin of life
  • Elso S. Barghoorn
  • Origin and evolution of the earth.
  • The origin of continents, mountain ranges, and ocean basins
  • George C. Kennedy
  • Development of the hydrosphere and atmosphere, with special reference to probable composition of the early atmosphere
  • William W. Rubey
  • The origin of the earth
  • Harold C. Urey -- Appendix.
  • Karl von Zittel
  • The geologic time scale -- Selected references -- Biographic notes -- Glossary of selected terms
  • The uniformity of nature
  • Charles Coulston Gillispie
  • Measuring geologic time / Adolph Knopf.
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 408 pages
Lccn
62008547
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00486729
  • (OCoLC)ocm00486729
Label
Study of the earth : readings in geological science, edited by J.F. White
Publication
Note
2nd printing, Feb. 1963, omits subtitle
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The earth model: problems and implications.
  • The interior of the earth as revealed by earthquakes
  • I. Lehmann
  • The radioactive earth
  • Patrick M. Hurley
  • The AMSOC hole to the earth's mantle
  • H.H. Hess
  • Crustal features and processes.
  • The crust
  • J. Tuzo Wilson
  • Introduction.
  • Instability of sea level
  • Richard J. Russell
  • Questions of the coral reefs
  • Norman D. Newell
  • How volcanoes grow
  • J.P. Eaton and K.J. Murata
  • Coesite craters and space geology / W.T. Pecora
  • The stratigraphic panorama
  • Hollis D. Hedberg
  • Past climates and drifting continents.
  • The study of the earth / J.F. White
  • A theory of ice ages
  • Maurice Ewing and William L. Donn
  • A theory of ice ages II
  • Maurice Ewing and William L. Donn
  • Carbon dioxide and the climate
  • Gilbert N. Plass
  • The record of climatic change as revealed by vertebrate paleocology [i.e. paleoecology]
  • Edwin H. Colbert
  • Bearing of forests on the theory of continental drift
  • Ralph W. Chaney
  • The law of uniformity and geologic time.
  • Rock magnetism
  • S.K. Runcorn
  • The history of life.
  • The course of evolution
  • George Gaylord Simpson
  • Theories of evolution
  • George Gaylord Simpson
  • Origin of the amniote egg
  • Alfred S. Romer
  • Origen of the Pacific island molluscan fauna
  • James Hutton
  • Harry S. Ladd
  • Origin of life
  • Elso S. Barghoorn
  • Origin and evolution of the earth.
  • The origin of continents, mountain ranges, and ocean basins
  • George C. Kennedy
  • Development of the hydrosphere and atmosphere, with special reference to probable composition of the early atmosphere
  • William W. Rubey
  • The origin of the earth
  • Harold C. Urey -- Appendix.
  • Karl von Zittel
  • The geologic time scale -- Selected references -- Biographic notes -- Glossary of selected terms
  • The uniformity of nature
  • Charles Coulston Gillispie
  • Measuring geologic time / Adolph Knopf.
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 408 pages
Lccn
62008547
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00486729
  • (OCoLC)ocm00486729

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