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Geikie, Archibald, Sir, 1835-1924.
Geological sketches, at home and abroad.
New York : Macmillan, 1882
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|Notes:||"The essays here collected and revised have appeared at intervals in various journals"--Preface.|
|Description:||x, 332 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm|
|Contents:||My first geological excursion.--The old man of Hoy.--The baron's stone of Killochan.--The colliers of Carrick.--Among the volcanoes of central France.--Old glaciers of Norway and Scotland.--Fragment of primeval Europe.--Rock-weathering measured by the decay of tombstones.--In Wyoming.--Geysers of the Yellowstone.--Lava-fields of northwestern Europe.--Scottish school of geology.--Geographical evolution.--Geological influences which have affected the course of British history.|
|Responsibility:||by Archibald Geikie.|