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Report on the geology of the high plateaus of Utah, with atlas. By C.E. Dutton, captain of ordnance, U.S.A

Author
Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.)
Dutton, Clarence E (Clarence Edward) 1841-1912
Date
1879
1880
1879-80
Type
Electronic resources
Physical Description
xxxii, 307 p. front., plates (part fold.) 30 cm. and atlas of 8 sheets. 82 x 57 cm
Call number
QE74.P83X
Notes
Atlas has special title: ... Topographical and geological atlas of the district of the high plateaus of Utah ... New York, J. Bien, 1879.
Also available online.
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Contents
General considerations relating to the topography and geological history of the high plateaus.--Structural geology.--Volcanic phenomena.--Classification of the volcanic rocks.--Speculations concerning the causes of volcanic action.--Sedimentary formations.--The Wasatch Plateau.--The Tushar.--The Markágunt Plateau.--Sevier Valley and its alluvial conglomerates.--Sevier and Paunságunt Plateaus.--The Fish Lake Plateau. The Awapa. Thousand Lake Mountain--The Aquarius Plateau.--Topographical and geological atlas
Data Source
Smithsonian Libraries
Place
Utah
Usage