Mountain Press Roadside Geology of Texas
Traverse and explore the diversity of Texas' sprawling landscape and rock formations with Roadside Geology of Texas handy in your car or pack.
- Covers all of Texas, from the mountains and mesas in the west and limestone plateaus in the center to the red canyons of the Panhandle and sand barriers of the Gulf Coast
- Includes expert geologist information that describes what they are, when they formed, what they mean, and how they fit into the geological history of the Earth
- Also includes an assortment of helpful photos, maps and figures to guide you along the way
Made in USA.From the publisher:: The geologic panorama of Texas is as wide as the state is big, sweeping from volcanic mesas and thrusting mountains in the west to red canyons of the Panhandle, along tropical sand barriers of the Gulf Coast, and across central limestone plateaus onto hard granitic terrain in the center of the state. Texas is blessed with rocks of all ages, as well as an incredible array of natural geologic resources. Darwin Spearing will tell you about the rocks as you come to them—describing what they are, when they formed, what they mean, and how they fit into the big picture of the geology of Texas.View all Mountain Press Southwest Travel Guidebooks
6 x 9 inches
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