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The last billion years : a geological history of the Maritime Provinces of Canada

Author: Atlantic Geoscience Society.
Publisher: Halifax, NS : Nimbus Pub., ©2001.
Series: AGS special publication, 15.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is about the history of the rocks and fossils of the Maritime Provinces of Canada (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and PEI) over the last billion years. The book is beautifully illustrated in full colour, with original paintings of ancient vistas, over 150 photographs, and crisp explanatory diagrams and sketches.
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Last billion years.
Halifax, NS : Nimbus Pub., ©2001
(OCoLC)754681913
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Atlantic Geoscience Society.
ISBN: 1551093510 9781551093512
OCLC Number: 46626938
Description: iv, 212 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 27 cm.
Contents: 1. The dynamic earth --
2. The fourth dimension --
3. Tales of trails and ancient bodies --
4. Into deepest time --
5. The pieces come together --
6. Basins and ranges --
7. An ocean is born --
8. From rocks to riches --
9. The Ice Age and beyond --
Backpack.
Series Title: AGS special publication, 15.
Responsibility: Atlantic Geoscience Society.

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This book is about the history of the rocks and fossils of the Maritime Provinces of Canada (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and PEI) over the last billion years. The book is beautifully illustrated in full colour, with original paintings of ancient vistas, over 150 photographs, and crisp explanatory diagrams and sketches.

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