On the Cause Date and Duration of the Last Glacial Epoch of Geology, and the Probable Antiquity of Man. with an Investigation and Description of a New Movement of the Earth.
Title: On the Cause Date and Duration of the last Glacial Epoch of Geology, and the probable antiquity of man. With an investigation and description of a new movement of the earth.Publisher: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world's largest research libraries holding over 150 million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps, stamps, prints and much more. Its collections include around 14 million books, along with substantial additional collections of manuscripts and historical items dating back as far as 300 BC.The GEOLOGY collection includes books from the British Library digitised by Microsoft. The works in this collection contain a number of maps, charts, and tables from the 16th to the 19th centuries documenting geological features of the natural world. Also contained are textbooks and early scientific studies that catalogue and chronicle the human stance toward water and land use. Readers will further enjoy early historical maps of rivers and shorelines demonstrating the artistry of journeymen, cartographers, and illustrators. ++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++ British Library Drayson, Alfred Wilks; 1873. 8 . 7109.f.24.
- Paperback | 346 pages
- 189 x 246 x 18mm | 617g
- 11 Jan 2011
- British Library, Historical Print Editions
- Charleston SC, United States
- Illustrations, black and white