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The Rise and Fall of the Southern Alps

By: Glen Coates and Geoffrey Cox

80 pages, Photos, maps, illus

Canterbury University Press

Paperback | Dec 2003 | #142510 | ISBN: 0908812930
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Explains, in vivid, non-technical language, how the Southern Alps, New Zealand's largest structural feature, were formed and uplifted, and are now being eroded to produce the spectacular scenery of the South Island. The book is copiously illustrated with superb photographs and artwork by Geoffrey Cox.


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