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Sedimentary Rocks in the Field (Geological Field Guide)

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Sedimentary Rocks in the Field (Geological Field Guide)

Sedimentary Rocks in the Field (Geological Field Guide) By Maurice E. Tucker
Publisher: Wiley 2003 | 244 Pages | ISBN: 0470851236 | PDF | 8 MB

This handy pocket-sized guide shows how to achieve successful fieldwork on sedimentary rocks, paying particular detail to the precision and accuracy of recording detail. Various sedimentary rock-types, textures and all the basic field techniques required are clearly described.

Thoroughly revised to incorporate up-to-date information, this 3rd edition will be of use to all students and professionals with a geological background.

Features include:

* New sections on safety in the field, the use of GPS in sedimentary studies, core description, fossils as depth indicators and facies models.
* Improved illustrations and a new updated layout.