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Breakthroughs in Geology
Breakthroughs in Geology

Breakthroughs in Geology

Ideas that transformed earth science


220 Pages, 6.14 x 9.21

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $35.00 (US $35.00) (CA $47.00)

Publication Date: October 2019

ISBN 9781780460765

Rights: US & CA

Dunedin Academic Press (Oct 2019)

Not Yet Published. Estimated release date: October 2019


Geological research is a series of significant discoveries that transform our understanding of the Earth. Each new idea leads to a burst of activity as its validity is tested. Graham Park summarises the salient features of breakthrough ideas in earth science, contrasting them with previous views and thus conveys their impact on geological science.

Author Biography

Graham Park is Emeritus Professor of Tectonic Geology at the University of Keele. He is the author of the best-selling Introducing Geology, The Making of Europe: A geological history and Mountains: The origins of the Earth's mountain systems also published by Dunedin Academic Press.