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From the Preface of this 509-page textbook: "In addition to being informative and up-to-date, a major goal of 'Essentials of Geology' is to meet the need of beginning students for a readable and user-friendly text, a book that is a highly usable tool for learning the basic principles and concepts of geology." Chapters include: An Introduction to Geology; Minerals: Building Blocks of Rocks; Igneous rocks; Volcanoes and Other Igneous Activity; Weathering and Soils; Sedimentary Rocks; Metamorphic Rocks; Mass Wasting: The Work of Gravity; Running Water; Groundwater; Glaciers and Glaciation; Deserts and Wind; Shorelines; Earthquakes and Earth's Interior; Plate Tectonics; Origin and Evolution of the Ocean Floor; Crustal Deformation and Mountain Building; Geologic Time; and Earth's Evolution Through Geologic Time. Accompanying the descriptive text are dozens of photos and diagrams.
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