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Image for Stress and Strain: Basic Concepts of Continuum Mechanics for Geologists

Stress and Strain: Basic Concepts of Continuum Mechanics for Geologists

By: Means, W.D.

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Secaucus, New Jersey, U.S.A., Springer Verlag: 1978

Edition: Ex Libris, 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 098498

ISBN: 0387075569

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. View more info

Image for A Philosophy of Ground Control: A Bridge Between Theory and Practice

A Philosophy of Ground Control: A Bridge Between Theory and Practice

By: Morrison, Robert George Kerr

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Montreal, Department of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering: 1976

Seller ID: 142745

ISBN: 0969058209

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's name inside. 182 pages. Many b&w diagrams and illustrations. View more info

Image for Destruction of Sodom, Gomorrah, and Jericho: Geological, Climatological, and Archaeological Background, The

Destruction of Sodom, Gomorrah, and Jericho: Geological, Climatological, and Archaeological Background, The

By: Neev, David; Emery, K.O.

Price: $37.00

Publisher: N Y., Oxford Univ Pr on Demand: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114645

ISBN: 0195090942

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 175 pages. Full red cloth boards with gilt lettering. Many b&w photos. View more info

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The Deluge Story in Stone

By: Nelson, Byron C.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Augsburg Publishing:

Seller ID: 144697

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with boards in blue cloth with gilt lettering. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows small tears at edges, general shelf wear. 190 pages on glossy paper, graphs, b&w photos, line drawings, 40 illustrations. Sections include: Fossils preserved since Noah, The sorting power of water, extinct species, Formation of ore-veins, Flood relics, Sharks in Ohio shale, Foramtion of coal, Formation of petroleum, Elephants buried in Siberia, Modern Geolo... View more info

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Cone Penetration Testing and Experience:

By: Norris, G.M.; Hotlz, R.D.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: N Y, Amer Society of Civil Engineers: 1981

Seller ID: 127695

ISBN: 0872622843

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. 479 pages. Proceedings of a session sponsored by the Geotechnical Engineering Division at the ASCE National Convention St. Louis, Missouri, October 26-30 1981. Open tear on title page. Interior pages clean and unmarked. Photo of table of contents available. View more info

The Olive Diary: The Gripping Tale of W.H.T. Olive's Adventures in the Klondyke of 1898

By: Olive, W. H. T.; Safarik, Allan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Timberholme Books Ltd: 1998

Seller ID: 146992

ISBN: 1894254007

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 220 pages with maps and b&w illustrations. Chapters include: The strike, Victoria to Skaguay, Skaguay, The wihite pass, Lake Bennett, Tales of the trail, Bill and Gentleman Harry, The chilcoot snow slide, Spring time at Bennet Lake, Showdown with Soapy's gang, Lake travel, Spring break up The Ora leaves Bennett, etc View more info

Handbook of Diamond Grading, German Standards

By: Pagel-Theisen, Verena

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Frankfurt, Klimitz: 1973

Seller ID: 117225

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 204 pages. Many b&w photos and illustrations. View more info

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Report on the Building and Ornamental Stones of Canada Vols. 1 & 2

By: Parks, Wm. A.

Price: $345.95

Publisher: Ottowa Govt. Printing Bureau: 1912

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 128809

Condition: Good


Ex-library copies with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Bindings are solid and text/interiors are clean and free of marking of any kind. Both volumes are hardback in brown buckram with gilt printing on cover and spine: "Mines Branch Deptartment of mines Ottowa 1912" at lower corner of V. I and "..." "1914 No. 203" on Vol. II. Covers show considerable wear from handling but are not freyed, bumped at corners. Vol. I has a tear to the paper along front hinge but the cloth in intact. Back endpaper (one of two unprinted) has a large open tear. Otherwise text block is i... View more info

Mining Lore; An Illustrated Composition and Documentary Compilation With Emphasis on the Spirit and History of Mining

By: Paul, Wolfgang D.Sc.

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Morris Printing Co.: 1970

Seller ID: 105877

Condition: Near Fine


Light scuffing to back cover and slightly bent corners are only blemish to otherwise Near Fine book. View more info

Handbook or Well Log Analysis

By: Pirson, Sylvain J.

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Prentice-Hall: 1963

Seller ID: 134119

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect, covers show very light shelf wear only. Text/interior is clean and neat with no marking of any kind. 326 pages, charts graphs, tables, formulae, very technically oriented. View more info

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Geologic and Natural History Tours in the Reno Area (Special Publication / Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology)

By: Purkey, Becky Weimer; Garside, Larry J.

Price: $15.75

Publisher: U.S.A., Nevada Bureau of Mines & Geology: 1995

Seller ID: 135321

ISBN: 1888035013

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows very light shelf wear to covers only: corners show a tiny bit of wear, creaseless covers and spine. Text/interior is clean with no marking of any kind. Binding is solid. 211 pages with many b&w photos, maps, charts, tables. View more info

Mining in Focus; an Illustrated History of Mining in British Columbia

By: Ramsey, Bruce

Price: $45.00

Publisher: By Author: 1968

Seller ID: 134163

Condition: Very Good


Book shows shelf wear only, with some scuffing and fading to covers. Binding is solid, text/interior is occasionally marked with yellow highlighter. Unpaginated, about 200 pages, all photos and captions, often several per page, of and about the Cariboo gold rush. In business 21 years, we provide excellent customer service and ship in padded, individually wrapped packages. View more info

Mathematical Problems in the Geophysical Sciences, No. 2 : Inverse Problems, Dynamo Theory and Tides

By: Reid, William H. (ed.)

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Providence, RI, American Mathematical Society: 1971

Seller ID: 117252

ISBN: 0821811142

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Previous owner's name inside. 370 pages. View more info

Roadside guide to the geology of Newberry Volcano

By: Robert A Jensen

Price: $39.50

Publisher: CenOreGeoPub: 2000

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 144832

ISBN: 0964628716

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 168 pages, graphs, charts, tables, maps, b&w graphics. Book lists 19 field trips 2 - 142 miles around the volcano. View more info

Okanagan Geology British Columbia

By: Roed, Murray A.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Kelowna, BC, Kelowna Geology Committee: 2004

Seller ID: 117496

ISBN: 0969979525

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 220 pages. Contents: History of Geologic Studies in the Okanagan Valley; Geologic Time; Physiographic Divisions; Geological History of the Bedrock in the Kelowna Area; The Ice Age at Kelowna; Climatic Change, the Last 10,000 Years at Kelowna; Geology and Terroir of Okanagan Valley Wine; Ancient Peoples of the Okanagan; Geologic Landmarks of the Kelowna Area; Geologic Hazards in the Okanagan Valley; Geotechnical Conditions in the Kelowna Area; Mineral Resources; Hydrology and Watershed Manag... View more info

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Variability of Large Alluvial Rivers, The

By: Schumm, Stanley Alfred; Winkley, Brien R. (eds.)

Price: $173.95

Publisher: Reston, Virginia, U.S.A., Amer Society of Civil Engineers: 1994

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 127884

ISBN: 0784400547

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Contents include: Pt. I: Variability and Complexity -- Pre-cutoff morphology of the lower MIssissippi river, Response of the lower Mississippi river to flood control and navigation improvements, The river Nile in Egypt Part II: Geolgoic controls on variability -- Neotectonics and rivers of the amazon headwaters, Rluvial geomorphology and flood control strategies: Sacramento river, CA, The Magdalena river, Columbia, Tectonic control fo the Indus river in Sindh, P... View more info

Modeling of Rivers

By: Shen, Hsieh Wen

Price: $47.95

Publisher: Wiley: 1979

Seller ID: 117185

ISBN: 0471054747

Condition: Near Fine


Over 600 pages, very clean copy with light wear to covers, text/interior unmarked in any way. Filled with formulae, charts, graphs, tables, line drawing, flow charts. Chapters include: Introduction: flow resistance-sediment transport, flow variability and modeling of river processes, forecasting of flows-flood frequency analysis, flow forecasting based on pre-season condidtions, river and canal morphology, principles of physical modeling, sediment sources and impacts in the fluvial system, computer modeling ove rivers: HEC 1-6, water and sediment routing from watershed, water and sediment ro... View more info

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Matto Grosso: Last Virgin Land

By: Smith, Anthony

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N Y, E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1971

Seller ID: 145574

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full green cloth boards. Edge wear to dust jacket. 288 pages. 8 1/4"w x 10"h. Many color photos and illustrations. An in-depth investigation of the flora, fauna, climate, soils, rocks and human inhabitants of Matto Grosso of Brazil. View more info

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Records of the School of Mines and of Science Applied to the Arts (Vol. I. Part III. On the Mines of Wicklow and Wexford)

By: Smyth, Warington W.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans: 1853

Seller ID: 140236

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Library stamps on some of the interior pages. Blue embossed cloth cover with gilt lettering. Wear at corners and top and bottom of spine. Front endpaper is detached. Maps, diagrams, and illustrations. This volume contains pages 349 to 480, plus index. On the mines of Wicklow and Wexford, Ireland. Latter section of the book contains statistics of the produce of coper, tin, olead and silver from the mines of the united kingdom with the exports and imports of these metals from 1848 to 1852, inclusive, in a series of tables. View more info

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Steppe Vegetation of Washington

By: Staff; Poston, F. L. ;

Price: $137.95

Publisher: Washington State University Cooperative Extension: 1988

Seller ID: 140836

Condition: Very Good


131 pages in large format. Contents include Key to major steppe habitat types in eastern washington and northern idaho, with sections on The zonal series,( Artenisia tridentata-agropyron spicatum ; Artemisia tridentata-Festuca idahoensis; Agropyron spicatum-Poa secunda; Agropyron spicatum-Festuca idaboensis (etc.) The edaphic series, (Deep soils dominated by gravel, sand, or strongly weathered volcanic ash (with 4 Latin listings) Soils shallow to bedrock (with 8 Latin listings) Saline alkali soils, nonsaline soils that are more moist than zonal soils, and Other special soils -- (all with simi... View more info