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Contributions to the history of geological mapping

proceedings of the Xth INHIGEO Symposium, 16-22 August 1982, Budapest, Hungary

by INHIGEO Symposium (10th 1982 Budapest, Hungary)

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Published by Akadémiai Kiadó in Budapest .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Geological mapping -- Congresses.,
    • Geology -- Europe -- Maps -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by E. Dudich ; [English text revised by A. Kiss].
      ContributionsDudich, Endre., Magyar Tudományos Akadémia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE36 .I54 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 441 p. :
      Number of Pages441
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2943083M
      ISBN 109630536161
      LC Control Number84182211

      BOOK REVIEWS impressions not only of the famous men he met in Europe but also of the residents from all His main contributions were in geological mapping and description of building stones, both of which have been categorized by unsympathetic historians as 'inventory science' (whose importance, particularly in historical and ecological. Geological Exploration in Murzuq Basin - Ebook written by D. Worsley. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Geological Exploration in Murzuq Basin.1/5(1).

      MAPS AND THE IDEAS THEY EXPRESS. Cartography, the art and science of mapmaking, began before the invention of writing and continues to be fundamental to an understanding of the phenomena it represents graphically. The data set was generated from a U.S. Geological Survey ,,scale map of surficial geology published as part of the U.S. Geological Survey National Atlas map series. The source map for this data set is a map of surficial geology published as part of the U.S. Geological Survey National Atlas map series (Hunt,Charles D., ).

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