Princeton University Library Catalog

Rocks : a very short introduction / Jan Zalasiewicz.

Author:
Zalasiewicz, J. A. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016]
Description:
1 online resource : illustrations.
Series:
Very short introductions. [More in this series]
Summary note:
Rocks are crucial constituents of our lives, not only making the solid ground beneath our feet, but breaking up into the soil that feeds our crops, and providing the metal ores and other materials vital for civilization. This book introduces the structure and diversity of rocks on Earth, in outer space, and on other planets.
Notes:
Previously issued in print: 2016.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Target audience:
Specialized.
Source of description:
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on December 15, 2016).
Subject(s):
Rocks [Browse]
ISBN:
9780191792588 (ebook) :
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