Books tagged: geology

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Terroir, il Sapore della Terra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: Italian. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
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"Terroir, il Sapore della Terra" è un breve saggio divulgativo per cercare di capire cosa sia il terroir, come venga utilizzato a livello legislativo, comerciale, turistico e scientifico.
The Mount Saint Helens Affair -- A Joan Freed Mystery/Adventure
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Educational
“No, I'm fine,” the scraggly haired lady slouched behind the steering wheel in the extreme camping outfit said. “I just need somewhere to crash and gather my wits for a few days – do you know of anyplace?” That's how I met Alo Snider, the wannabe Geologist that wasn't really a widow and wasn't really a client. Or was she? I built a client file on her because she landed at my winter sanctuary
Another Geological Trip
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
This ebook shares the geological experience from the paleontology and biostratigraphy course field trip to Austria and Germany during my junior year at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia.
De Historia Naturali Insulæ Trinitatis MDCC-MMX: Three Centuries of Natural History on Trindade Island, Brazil, With Comments on Conservation
Price: Free! Words: 28,670. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
The Trindade Archipelago, Brazil, is relatively isolated in the South Atlantic. This book compiles over 160 sources of scientific information about Trindade within a chronological sequence spanning three centuries. Current day and historical photographs of local flora and fauna are included, pinpointing remarkable changes in vegetation over the last 100 years. In English and Portuguese (BR).
The Sphere
Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This is a children’s book written in the spirit of ecological education.
Question Everything
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,220. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016 by Written Musings. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Education / Adult
In Question Everything, Dr. Walp dismisses individual perceptions and, like the detective he once was, dissects and analyzes theoretical science to determine fact from theory, delving into controversial topics within the scientific world concerning creationism: God or nature, radiometric dating methods, quantum physics, dark energy/mass, String Theory, cosmology, Epigenetics, fossils, and others.
Romantic Rocks - Poetry of a wandering geologist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Rocks and local people form a romantic backdrop to Martin's poems set in various remote parts of the world. Read of schoolboy inspiration in "Coffee Smoke"; being alone in Scotland with "That Russian Spy"; the discovery of "The Earliest Animal". Go around the world in "Places I know best" and hear of his near-death encounters in "Nine Lives" before he returns home to meet the Queen in "OBE Poem".
Science Training History of the Apollo Astronauts (NASA SP-2015-626) - Missions, Shoemaker, Meteor Crater, Field Trips, Rover Simulations, Lunar Geology, Rock and Mineral Lessons, Geologist Schmitt
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 234,400. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this spectacular official NASA history provides a fresh new look at the Apollo program, with fascinating, in-depth reporting on the science training given to the Apollo moon astronauts.
Chaturanga
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,970. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Coming of age
Chaturanga is an educational novel about a modern American boy who embarks on an adventure through Central Asia with his geologist father.
Is A Mountain Just A Mountain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Rocks & Minerals
Is A Mountain Just a Mountain? is one in a series of eBooks by WestView Learning highlighting natural things in our world through engaging photos, videos, and custom voice recordings. This playful title challenges the young reader to think about mining via the size of the materials. We start with the large mountain, and watch how the mountain is broken into boulders, then rocks, pebbles, and sand