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Texas through time : lone star geology, landscapes, and resources / Thomas E. Ewing ; with contributions by Heather Christensen.

Author:
Ewing, Thomas E. (Thomas Edward), 1954- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Austin, TX: Bureau of Economic Geology, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
xi, 431 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm.
Series:
  • Bureau of Economic Geology Udden book series ; no. 6. [More in this series]
  • Bureau of Economic Geology Udden series ; no. 6
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-404) and index.
Contents:
Landscapes of Texas -- What is geology? -- Texas in space and time: an overview -- A long time ago in a world not so far away: Texas in the Proterozoic (1,700-700 Ma) -- Buried mountains and salt seas: Texas in the Paleozoic (700-252 Ma) -- Life in a newborn gulf: Mesozoic seas of Texas (252-65 Ma) -- A world re-formed: Texas Cenozoic (65-0 Ma) -- Humans in the geological landscape: the last 20,000 years -- Earth resources of Texas: soils, minerals, water, and energy -- Earth impacts and hazards: geology and the environment -- Afterword -- Appendix: great places to view Texas geology.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781970007091
  • 1970007095
  • 9781970007084
OCLC:
960944417
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