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Land of mountain and flood : the geology and landforms of Scotland

Author: Alan McKirdy; Roger Crofts; J E Gordon; Scottish Natural Heritage (Agency)
Publisher: Edinburgh : Birlinn : Scottish Natural Heritage, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Scotland is justly famed for its magnificent scenery - mountains, lochs, islands, wild rocky places and sandy beaches. All this is evidence of an exciting geological history which began 3,500 billion  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McKirdy, Alan.
Land of mountain and flood.
Edinburgh : Birlinn : Scottish Natural Heritage, 2007
(OCoLC)759095444
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan McKirdy; Roger Crofts; J E Gordon; Scottish Natural Heritage (Agency)
ISBN: 9781841583570 184158357X
OCLC Number: 61218009
Description: x, 324 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 26 cm
Contents: 1. Geology enriches all our lives 2. How the Earth works 3. Scotland's journey across the globe 4. Shaping the landscape 5. Future landscapes: Scotland in a global context 6. Places to visit
Responsibility: Alan McKirdy, John Gordon and Roger Crofts.

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'Big and beautifully illustrated, this book is rigorous yet lucid, and written with patriotic pride - a work of more than scientific importance, *****' * Scotsman *

 
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