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Creator:
Winchester, Simon.
Title(s):

The map that changed the world : William Smith and the birth of modern geology / Simon Winchester ; [illustrations by Soun Vannithone].

Edition:
1st ed.
Published/Created:
New York : HarperCollins, c2001.
Physical Description:
xix, 329 p., [2] p. of plates : ill., maps (some col.) ; 22 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
QE22 S6 W55 2001 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-316) and index.
William Smith's map (Delineation of the strata of England and Wales) is held in British Art Center, Rare Books Department (Folio B/G/3).
GEO: Book jacket inserted in pocket.
Subject Terms:
Geologists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Geology, Stratigraphic -- History.
Smith, William, 1769-1847.
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