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Land of Mountain and Flood: The Geology and Landforms of Scotland
Land of Mountain and Flood: The Geology and Landforms of Scotland
Land of Mountain and Flood: The Geology and Landforms of Scotland

Land of Mountain and Flood: The Geology and Landforms of Scotland

£30.00

  • Scotland is justly famed for its wonderful scenery of mountains, lochs, islands, wild rocky places and sandy beaches. All this is evidence of an exciting geographical history which began 3,500 million years ago and is still continuing. The sheer diversity of Scotland's landforms are the physical reminders of a fascinating journey through time. They reveal that the land that makes up Scotland today has travelled the world, and has not always even belonged to one single continental landmass.

    In Land of Mountain and Flood three eminent Earth scientists explain Scotland's place in the geological history of the planet, unravelling and explaining the present-day landscape and how it came to be the way it is. Containing an array of detailed information presented in clear, comprehensible language and enhanced throughout with specially commissioned illustrations, diagrams and photographs, this is an essential book for anyone interested in the world around them.

    • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Birlinn Ltd; Illustrated edition (26 Oct. 2017)
    • Language ‏ : ‎ English
    • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 320 pages
    • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1780274971
    • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1780274973
    • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 24.13 x 3.56 x 25.4 cm
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