Earth Science: A Scientific History of the Solid Earth (Discovering the Earth)

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Exploring such topics as the size of the Earth and how its lands and seas are distributed, this book discusses the history of this planet, from the study of fossils to the development of the theory of plate tectonics.

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Michael Allaby is an enthusiastic, prolific, award-winning science writer. His "Plants and Plant Life" won the "Booklist" Editor s Choice in 2001. He is the editor of four science dictionaries for Oxford University Press. He lives in the United Kingdom.

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