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Lyell: The Past is the Key to the Present

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Series: Geological Society Special Publications Volume: 143

Edited By: DJ Blundell and AC Scott

Geological Society

Paperback | Dec 1998 | #84837 | ISBN: 1862390185
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Considers the work of Sir Charles Lyell and his influence on his contemporaries in establishing geology as a science. It continues with an appraisal of Lyell's subsequent influence on geology through to the present day across a wide range of subjects and concludes with modern research constructed upon the legacy of Lyell, with a look to the future environment.


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