Cycles of Rock and Water: At the Pacific Edge

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The author of Inventors at Work explores the geological, biological, and cultural diversity of the West Coast, describing the rich landscape, the formations, the varieties of life, and the scientists studying the area. National ad/promo.

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Book Description HarperCollins, New York, NY, 1993. Hard Cover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition, First Pinting. BRAND NEW Copy w/trace soil spot to fEP. Stated First Edition, First Printing. Journalist Kenneth A. Brown the Pacific coast to profile the geology of the region. The volume, supported by geological theory and explanations, and, a cast of scientists, oil men, academics, local citizens, historians, and anthropologists, makes for a rich account of the area where Pacific waters and North American plates meet. 10 chapters describe Brown's journey. started in Baja, with stops in L.A., Monterey, San Francisco, and points north, through Oregon, Western Canada, Alaska, and, all the way to the Aleutians. While geology is the focal point, the narrative address much more --- why there's so much oil under L.A.; causes leading to the 1989 San Francisco quake and why it is likely to re-occur, and much detail of flora and fauna. First Edition, First Pinting. Bookseller Inventory # 011035

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