Pages of Stone : Geology of Western National Parks and Monuments: Grand Canyon and the Plateau Country by Halka Chronic

Pages of Stone : Geology of Western National Parks and Monuments: Grand Canyon and the Plateau Country by Halka Chronic


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Halka Chronic and her daughter Lucy have written a highly readable guide to the Colorado Plateau's national parks and monuments. The book begins with an introduction to the formation and geology of the Colorado Plateau that is understandable to even the most amateur geologist. Then the authors dive into the specifics of each national park and monument. The book's black-and-white photographs are attractive and illustrative as are the few color ones in the center of the book. It's obvious the book was written by authors who love the land of which they write.
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