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Plate Tectonics: An Insider's History Of The Modern Theory Of The Earth

First Edition • February 7, 2003 • 448 pages

Print: $59.00 USD/$56.50 CAD • Ebook: $36.99 USD/$42.99 CAD

Can anyone today imagine the earth without its puzzle-piece construction of plate tectonics? The very term, “plate tectonics,” coined only thirty-five years ago, is now part of the vernacular, part of everyone’s understanding of the way the earth works.The theory, research, data collection, and analysis that came together in the late 1960’s…