Books  Physical Sciences  Earth & Planetary Sciences  Regional & Local Geology 

Iceland

Geology GuideOut of Print
There is a newer edition

Iceland

The Iceland hotspot is one of the key features of the North Atlantic...

NHBS Price: £24.99 $32/€30 approx

Series: Classic Geology in Europe Volume: 3

By: Thor Thordarson and Armann Hoskuldsson

200 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs, tabs, maps

Terra Publishing

Paperback | Jan 2002 | Edition: 1 | #122197 | ISBN: 1903544068
Out of Print Details

About this book

Concise and authoritative field guide to a country where rifting of the crust, volcanic eruptions and glacial activity are among a host of processes and features to be found. The material is presented as a set of excursions, with due emphasis on regions and localities popular among visitors. The first chapter gives a brief overview of the geology of Iceland and the principal processes that have shaped the island through its relatively short geological life. The book progresses in an anti-clockwise direction around the country and ends with a selection of excursions among the interior highlands.


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

The Hidden Landscape

NHBS Price: £16.99 $22/€20 approx

Ardnamurchan: A Guide to Geological Excursions

NHBS Price: £6.50 $8/€8 approx

Geotrekking in Southeastern Arabia

NHBS Price: £31.50 $40/€38 approx

Namibia: Fascination of Geology

NHBS Price: £24.99 $32/€30 approx