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External geological agencies: The work of the weather. The work of ground water. Rivers and valleys. River deposits. The work of glaciers. The work of the wind. The sea and its shores. And much : Unforgotten Classics. Excerpt from Elements of Geology. By the earth's crust, is meant that small portion of the exterior of our planet which is accessible to human observation.

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The Elements of Geology Contents: Introduction: the scope and aim of geology -- Part I. External geological agencies: The work of the weather. The work of ground water. Rivers and valleys. River deposits. The work of glaciers. The work of the wind. The sea and its shores. Offshore and deep-sea deposits -- Part II.

Between andCharles Lyell (–) published his three-volume Principles of Geology, which has also been reissued in this series.

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Elements of Geology began as the fourth volume of the third edition of Principles: Lyell intended the book to act as a suitable field guide for students of geology.

The systematic, factual description of geological formations of different ages contained in Principles grew so unwieldy, however, that Lyell split it off as the Elements in Awards: Royal Medal (), Copley Medal.

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The Elements of Geology William Harmon NORTON ( - ) Geology is a science of such rapid growth that no apology is expected when from time to time a new text-book. A condensation and popularization of Lyell’s classic work, Principles of Geology, “the Elements is a model of simple, lucid exposition it was the first modern textbook of geology written on the assumption that geological phenomena could be explained completely in terms of natural and knowable causes” (DSB).

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BY WILLIAM HARMON NORTON. PROFESSOR OF GEOLOGY IN CORNELL COLLEGE. PREFACE. Geology is a science of such rapid growth that no apology is expected when from time to time a new text book is added to those already in the : William Harmon Norton.

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