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Author Cater, John, 1953-

Title The key to the future : the study of earth history / John Cater
Published London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (134 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps
Series Science spectra book series ; v. 1
Science spectra ; v. 1
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgments; What it's all about; The study of Earth history; Evidence of ancient environments; Clocks of all sorts; Events as time markers; Snapshots from the past; The big picture; Suggestions for further reading; Index
Summary A look at the evolutionary events in our Earths history, how these events have shaped the planet we live on and the implications for its future
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-132) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Historical geology.
Historical geology.
Planets -- Internal structure.
SCIENCE -- Earth Sciences -- Geography.
SCIENCE -- Earth Sciences -- Geology.
Earth (Planet) -- Internal structure.
Earth (Planet)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 020330148X