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A geology of Ireland

A geology of Ireland

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Published by Scottish Academic Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by C.H. Holland.
    ContributionsHolland, C. H.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 335p. :
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17395915M
    ISBN 100707302692

    The geology of Ireland is diverse. Different regions contain rocks belonging to different geological periods, dating back almost 2 billion years. The oldest known Irish rock is about billion years old and is found on Inishtrahull Island off the north coast of Inishowen [3] [4] and on the mainland at Annagh Head on the Mullet Peninsula. [5]Area: Ranked th.   texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top A geology of Ireland. Publication date Topics Geology -- Ireland, Ireland Geological features Publisher Edinburgh: Scottish Academic PressPages:

    Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Geology of Ireland. Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Press, (OCoLC) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Charlesworth, J.K. (John Kaye), Geology of Ireland. Edinburgh, London, Oliver & Boyd, (OCoLC)

    Additional Physical Format: Print version: Geology of Ireland. New York: J. Wiley, (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource. The Geology of Ireland is the definitive guide to the geology of the island of Ireland as a whole. This completely revised edition has been updated to reflect the ten years of research undertaken since the last edition was published. For the first time the work is presented with colour Price: $


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Unfortunately the first chapter is simply devoted to basic geological concepts. The rest of the book focuses on very specific and relatively small areas along the coasts of Ireland.

It includes some popular places that someone might visit as a tourist, like /5(18). The Geology of Ireland is the definitive guide to the geology of the island of Ireland as a whole.

This completely revised edition has been updated to reflect the ten years of A geology of Ireland book undertaken since the last edition was published.

For the first time the work is presented with colour illustration, where appropriate, throughout the text.5/5(1). Geology of Ireland Paperback – October 1, by C.H. Holland (Editor) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsFormat: Paperback.

The Physical Geology & Geography of Ireland, With Two Coloured Maps and Twenty-Nine Illustrations (Classic Reprint) by Edward Hull | About this book Studying geology in the field will draw anyone curious about how our planet works into the field time and time again.

Ireland is endowed with a spectacular variety of geology. A Field Guide. Author: Pat Meere,Ivor MacCarthy,John Reavy; Publisher: N.A ISBN: Category: Nature Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» A beautifully illustrated field guide to Ireland's geology, which is both varied and spectacular.

This book is an invaluable background resource to plan and execute field-based exercises to any of the classic areas of Irish geology described.

Below are a list of resources to help you understand the geology of Ireland. Understanding Earth Processes book Tile 1 Description. One of the most interesting aspects of the geology of Ireland is studying its origins.

Studies of plate tectonics tell us that Ireland once had a very different setting. Hundreds of millions of years ago the land that makes up Ireland as we know it today existed on two lost continents known as Laurentia and Gondwana. 01 September This book attempts to describe and explain the geography and geology of the physical features of Ireland, as depicted on the accompanying geological map of Ireland.

The geological map is simply a representation of the sub-surface of Ireland if all the soil and glacial deposits were removed down to the solid bedrock. Ireland is endowed with a spectacular variety of geology.

The rocks that make up the island offer a unique window into a two-billion-year history. This history includes almost all types of geological settings, including sedimentary basins, shallow tropical seas, high. I live in and have worked in the Geology of Ireland since There has always been a huge deficiency - the availability of a good guide book.

Well, here it is - buy it and enjoy the revelations. Great book if you are interested in Geology, the field guide takes you on tours of various areas of the country/5(19).

Colour in the map to produce your own geological map of Ireland and put an X where you live. The six rock types marked on the map are those given to every school in Ireland together with an accompanying booklet.

Ask your teacher to let you and your class look at these. Geology for Schools in Ireland 2. Petroleum Geology of Ireland provides a comprehensive review of the petroleum geology of Ireland and its very extensive continental shelf.

The authors chart the fifty-year history of petroleum exploration in Ireland, from early drilling onshore to the present frontier exploration in the deep water Atlantic by: : geology of ireland.

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Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Whole. The working group involved members of the Geology Department in Trinity College Dublin, the National Museum of Ireland in Dublin, the Ulster Museum in Belfast and Geological Survey Ireland.

Rocks sets, posters for the classroom, an activity book and county geology leaflets including this one were produced and circulated to all primary schools. For a relatively small area, 70, km 2 Ireland has a diverse geology. One of the most interesting aspects of the geology of Ireland is studying its origins.

Studies of plate tectonics tell us that Ireland once had a very different setting. The geology of Ireland. [C H Holland;] -- This text is written for both academics and people who have no prior knowledge of the earth sciences. It offers a geological history of Ireland from the Precambrian era to the present day.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Abstract: The Geology of Ireland is about the island of Ireland as a physical whole and includes chapters on marine geology and the history of geology in Ireland.

The text is intended for professional geologists and students of geology. About this book. Thoroughly revised and updated in light of recent research and with new chapters and contributors this is the first edition of 'The Geology of Ireland Price Range: £ - £.

Unfortunately the first chapter is simply devoted to basic geological concepts. The rest of the book focuses on very specific and relatively small areas along the coasts of Ireland.

It includes some popular places that someone might visit as a tourist, like the /5(6).some of Ireland’s geology. The text for each field area contains important information on the Logistics involved, the field Directions and Supporting .Get this from a library!

A Geology of Ireland. [C H Holland;] ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A Halsted Press book.".