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Geology in the field

H W. Monckton

Geology in the field

the jubilee volume of the Geologists Association(1858-1908)

by H W. Monckton

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Published by Stanford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statemented. by H.W. Mouckton and R.S. Herries.
ContributionsHerries, R S.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 vols
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13692635M

In my opinion Compton's "Geology in the Field" is the best single field manual/book available. Lacking it I would opt for his earlier "Manual of Field Geology" with a photocopy of the pegmatite section from "Geology in the field." In my early geological experience/work the "standard" reference for field Pages: This is a list of important publications in geology, organized by field.. Some reasons why a particular publication might be regarded as important: Topic creator – A publication that created a new topic; Breakthrough – A publication that changed scientific knowledge significantly; Influence – A publication which has significantly influenced the world or has had a massive impact on the.

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An introduction to rockhounding with basic geology, mineral and fossil identification, color photos, field methods and much more. Revised, expanded second edition. This book . Geology in the Field: Compton, Robert R., Compton, John S.: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello Select your address /5(32).


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However, this is only a minor complaint. Field geology is done in the field, but Compton's manual will give every geologist the necessary information to begin the by: The book only shows its age () with omission of a couple of important developments in field geology such as GPS, now often used in field reports.

However, this is only a minor complaint. Field geology is done in the field, but Compton's manual will give every geologist the necessary information to begin the adventure/5(32). The book only shows its age () with omission of a couple of important developments in field geology such as GPS, now often used in field reports.

However, this is only a minor complaint. Field geology is done in the field, but Compton's manual will give every geologist the necessary information to begin the adventure/5(33).

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Minerals HARDNESS (1=gypsum, 2=halite) Mineral 1 is (harder or softer) than a penny. Before using this field book, I was using an engineering book provided for my first geology course that had some field work it was quite a bit cheaper. I do like this book significantly more.

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The book only shows its age () with omission of a couple of important developments in field geology such as GPS, now often used in field reports. However, this is only a minor complaint. Field geology is done in the field, but Compton's manual will give every geologist the necessary information to begin the adventure/5(28).

My father (second on the right) was in charge of the field camp from until he retired from Stanford in (photo from Bob Garrison, top left). My father's other passion was art and he painted full-time in his retirement. This photo was taken in September at his Stanford Geology Library exhibit.

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