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The map that changed the world : William Smith and the birth of modern geology

Author: Simon Winchester; Soun Vannithone
Publisher: Pymble, NSW ; New York, NY : HarperCollins e-books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Downloadable e-Books
Electronic books
Biography
History
Named Person: William Smith; William Smith
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Winchester; Soun Vannithone
ISBN: 9780061978272 0061978272
OCLC Number: 525514587
Notes: Title from eBook information screen.
Description: 1 online resource
Details: Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3319 KB).
Contents: Escape on the Northbound stage --
Land awakening from sleep --
Mystery of the Chedworth bun --
Duke and the Baronet's widow --
Light in the underworld --
Slicing of Somerset --
View from York Minster --
Notes from the swan --
Dictator in the drawing room --
Great map conceived --
Jurassic interlude --
Map that changed the world --
Ungentlemanly act --
Sale of the century --
Wrath of Leviathan --
Lost and found man --
All honor to the doctor.
Responsibility: Simon Winchester ; [illustrations by Soun Vannithone].

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