Exploring geology on the Isle of Arran : a set of field exercises that introduce the practical skills of geological science [E-Book] / C.J. Nicholas.
Nicholas, C. J., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2000
1 online resource (xi, 234 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Present day processes (Sannox Burn and Sannox Bay, north-east coast)
  • Clastic sedimentary rocks (Corrie, east coast)
  • Intrusive igneous rocks (Tormore shore, west coast)
  • Changing the record: metamorphism and deformation (Rubha Airigh Bheirg, north-west coast)
  • 3-D thinking in time and space (Glen Sannox, north-east coast)
  • Cuvier's catastophies (Corrie, east coast)
  • Prof. Speyside's theory (Glen Rosa, east Arran)
  • The curious case of 'Catacol Cairn' (Catacol Bay, north-west coast)
  • Dr. Hutton's dilemma (North Glen Sannox, north-east Arran)
  • Pluto's revenge (Drumadoon, west coast).