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A brief history of geology / by Kieran D. O'Hara.

Author/Creator:
O'Hara, Kieran D., author.
Publication:
Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 262 pages ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Geology -- History.
Geologists -- Biography.
Geologists.
Geology.
Form/Genre:
Biography.
History.
Summary:
Approximately 200 years of the history of the development of the study of geology.
Notes:
Includes brief biographies of the following: James Hutton (1726-1797), Abraham Werner (1749-1817), Georges Cuvier (1769-1832), William Smith (1769-1839), William Buckland (1784-1856), Adam Sedgwick (1785-1873), William Conybeare (1787-1857), Roderick Murchison (1792-1871), Charles Lyell (1797-1875), Louis Agassiz (1807-1873), Charles Darwin (1809-1882).
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781107176188
1107176182
9781316628294
1316628299
OCLC:
1004012931