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ATLAS of LANDFORMS.

By Scovel, Major James L.; O'Brien, Lt Colonel Emmett J.; McCormack, Makor J.C.; Chapman, Major R.B.

New York: John Wiley and Sons , 1966. Second Printing Metal Spiral Binding Fine in Near Fine Covers Folio (12-1/2 x 14-1/2) horizontal, 164 pp including Bibliography, Photographic Sources, and Index. FINE/NEAR FINE, no marks, tears, stains, or writing anywhere in text. Metal spiral bound in flexible black plastic/card covers with gold type and topological map of West Point/Hudson River on cover, also in gold. Cover is NEAR FINE -- curve in where they overlay beyond edge of pages, also bump 1" wide on bottom of front cover, slight crease on lower front and lower back cover. Interior pages absolutely FINE. This is a work produced by Department of Earth,.Space and Graphic Sciences, United States Military Academy at West Point, NY. Eleven chapters show -- in topo maps, aerial photographs, and sketch maps the following geological forms: Horizontal Strata, Domes and Basins, Folded Structures, Faulted Structures, Crystalline Forms, Vulcanism, Karst, Streams, Landforms due to Glaciation, Shorelines, and Landforms due to Wind.

$78.50

SNOWBALL EARTH: The Story of the Great Global Catastrophe That Spawned Life As We Know It.

By Walker, Gabrielle.

London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2003. First Edition, First Printing Cloth AS NEW in AS NEW DJ 8vo (6 x 9.5), 270 pp with Index, Notes, Bibliography for Further Reading. Hardbound in black cloth with pictorial DJ Ms Walker tells the story of Harvard's Paul Hoffman and his quest for proof that a world-wide Ice Age 600 million years ago triggered the Great Cambrian Explosion of myriad life forms emerging.

$22.50