New PDF release: Arizona Rocks!: A Guide to Geologic Sites in the Grand

By T. Scott Bryan

ISBN-10: 0878425985

ISBN-13: 9780878425983

Arizona is a geologist’s playground, with a scientifically exciting tale in the back of each rocky outcrop, dry playa, and gleaming spring. Arizona Rocks! tells the tales of forty four of the easiest geologic websites within the country. not just will you know about famous areas, resembling Barringer Meteorite Crater and Petrified woodland nationwide Park, yet you’ll additionally realize lesser-known websites, together with Hopi Buttes, which shaped from steam-driven explosions; Peridot Mesa, the place gems from the Earth’s inside are chanced on, and Montezuma good, a limestone sinkhole with a perennial offer of water. abundant colour pictures praise the textual content, and maps support get you the place try to be. Arizona Rocks! is the second one publication within the state-by-state Geology Rocks! sequence, which introduces readers to a couple of the main compelling and available geologic websites in each one state.

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