The Resource Geology underfoot along Colorado's Front Range, Lon Abbott and Terri Cook

Geology underfoot along Colorado's Front Range, Lon Abbott and Terri Cook

Label
Geology underfoot along Colorado's Front Range
Title
Geology underfoot along Colorado's Front Range
Statement of responsibility
Lon Abbott and Terri Cook
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
557.88/6
Index
index present
LC call number
QE92.F7
LC item number
A23 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Geology underfoot
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Geology underfoot along Colorado's Front Range, Lon Abbott and Terri Cook
Label
Geology underfoot along Colorado's Front Range, Lon Abbott and Terri Cook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Colorado diamonds? It's no hoax! -- Diamond pipes along the front range -- Walking the gangplank -- Soapstone Prairie Natural Area -- Nature's master sculptor -- Trail Ridge Road -- Catastrophe in the canyon -- The devastating Big Thompson Flood -- Deja vu all over again -- Mountains come, mountains go at Eldorado Canyon State Park -- From pediments to plutonium -- The history of Rocky Flats -- Where Colorado began -- The Colorado mineral belt at Idaho Springs -- Raising, razing, and rebirthing the rockies -- Tracing the mountains' ups and downs around Golden -- The whole shebang -- Red Rocks to Golden : 1,700 million years of front range history -- Denver's Dinosaur Freeway -- Dinosaur Ridge -- A legacy of fire and flood -- The wall mountain tuff and the castle rock conglomerate -- An extraordinary fossil ecosystem -- Florissant fossil beds national monument -- Colorado's mountain of gold -- Cripple Creek -- Purple Mountain majesty -- Pikes Peak, America's mountain -- Spelunking in an ancient sea -- Cave of the winds -- Building a garden fit for the gods -- Faulting and fins at Garden of the Gods and nearby parks -- Hallmarks of a hothouse world -- Paint Mines Interpretive Park -- A wound in the skin of the Earth -- Royal Gorge -- Jurassic Park -- Dinosaurs of the Cañon City Area -- Legendary dikes -- The Spanish Peaks -- The day the dinosaurs died -- The infamous K-T boundary at Trinidad Lake State Park
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 338 pages
Isbn
9780878425952
Isbn Type
(paper)
Lccn
2012021387
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
cat13
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
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System control number
  • ocn798613338
  • (OCoLC)798613338

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