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Manual of field geology.

  • 378 Pages
  • 4.48 MB
  • English
Wiley , New York
Geology -- Field
LC ClassificationsQE45 .C65
The Physical Object
Pagination378 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5828831M
LC Control Number61017357

Out of 5 stars The classic manual of the techniques of field geology Reviewed in the United States on June 2, For decades this little book was the primary text for many a university's summer field camp (the geologist's equivalent of boot camp.)Cited by: The Engineering Geology Field Manual, in conjunction with the Engineering Geology Office Manual, forms the basis for the mutually beneficial exchange of ideas by Reclamation geologists.

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Experienced geologists will find useful reminders and new procedures and special tech­ niques, while less experienced engineering geologists and. The Field Geologists' Manual is written and compiled particularly for Australasian use and provides a needed and valuable guide for the Australian field geologist.

But in its wide coverage, in its broad references and in the widespread experience of Mr D A Berkman and his colleagues who assembled the material, the Manual should find wide use in.

The book only shows its age () with omission of a couple of important developments in field geology such as GPS, now often used in field reports. However, this is only a minor complaint. Field geology is done in the field, but Compton's manual will give every geologist the necessary information to begin the by: Geology has evolved greatly since I wrote the Manual of Field Geology in the s.

Advances in theory have transformed the formation mapping of that time into increasingly broader and more interpretive studies.

We have much to seek at the outcrop, and the rising costs of field work compel us to recognize key features the first time Size: 1MB. Manual of Field Geology book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Geology/5(11). ENGINEERING GEOLOGY as aerial mapping done by Federal agencies, primarily within U Department of the Interior.

A similar of-fice is operated by the U Department of Manual of field geology. book in Salt Lake City, Utah. Several other sources are referenced in the Engineering Geology Field Manual, with annotations as to coverage, including National.

Buy a cheap copy of Manual of Field Geology book. Free shipping over $ Field geologists' manual Subject: Carlton, Australasian Inst. of Mining and Metallurgy, Keywords: Signatur des Originals (Print): RN (9),5. Digitalisiert von der TIB, Hannover, Created Date: 1/10/ AM.

For decades this little book was the primary text for many a university's summer field camp (the geologist's equivalent of boot camp.) It does contain in condensed form most of the practical skills that a field geologist needs for collecting and documenting samples, preparing standardised sections and maps, and writing a formal manual is organised as 5/5(1).

Field Geologists' Manual. Geology - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are colour concentrates containing copper core cubic cubic metre density deposits determined diameter drill estimate Express factor fault field flow fluid ounces formation Geological gold grade grains ground hard helipad hole inches indicated.

Geology Field Book. Search. Main menu. Home; Instruction Manual; Contact Us; Instruction Manual. From this page you can download a PDF version of the users manual.

Please feel free to contact us with any suggested improvements to either the application or the manual. My father's legacy. After my father died in I was determined to revive his classic field manual which had gone out of print. After Wiley reverted the publishing rights, I decided to convert Geology in the Field into an eBook to make it available quickly and at a reasonable price.

The eBook is now available for purchase as a. Manual of field geology. [Robert R Compton] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Robert R Compton. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Compton, Robert R.

Manual of field geology. New York, Wiley [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors. INTRODUCTION TO FIELD MAPPING OF GEOLOGIC STRUCTURES GEOL – Field Geology Department of Earth Sciences Montana State University Dr. David R. Lageson Professor of Structural Geology Source: Schmidt, R.G.,Geologic map of the Craig quadrangle, Lewis and Clark and Cascade Counties, Montana: U.S.

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Minerals HARDNESS (1=gypsum, 2=halite) Mineral 1 is (harder or softer) than a penny. As the term implies, field geology means Field work, geology as practiced by direct observation of outcrops, exposures, landscapes, and drill cores.

Those engaged in field geology investigate rocks and rock materials in their natural environment. Field geologists thus attempt to describe and explain surface features, underground structures, and their interrelationships. Manual of field geology by Compton, Robert R. Publication date Topics Geology Publisher New York, Wiley Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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This book was used by nearly all college geology programs to teach field methods during the s and s. Current courses use other texts mostly but still recommend this as a second source of 4/5(1). Geology Field Book Cover This cover is made to fit all of the bound field books sold above.

It has spaces to carry three pencils, an acid bottle and a short (6") ruler-style map scale (items not included). A plastic clip keeps the durable Cordura® cover closed and the book firmly secured. Two heavy duty belt clips on back for easy on/off. A Field Manual for the Amateur Geologist not only describes the science of geology, but also shows you how to do geology in the field.

This book introduces the geologist's core concepts, tools, and techniques and requires no prior training in geology/5(25). Download Engineering Geology Books – We have compiled a list of Best & Standard Reference Books on Engineering Geology Subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges.

Engineering geology is the application of the geology to engineering study for the purpose of assuring that the geological factors regarding the location, design. The book only shows its age () with omission of a couple of important developments in field geology such as GPS, now often used in field reports.

However, this is only a minor complaint. Field geology is done in the field, but Compton's manual will give every geologist the necessary information to begin the adventure/5(29). MANUAL OF FIELD GEOLOGY by ROBERT R. COMPTON. pp., Figs. John Wiley & Sons, New York. Price 57s. The separation of “field geology” from “laboratory geology” does not seem to the reviewer to be a very useful one.

The same rock is studied in the field with a hand lens, and subsequently in the laboratory under. Manual of Field Geology by Robert R. Compton.

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