By Charles G. Oviatt, John F. Shroder
Lake Bonneville: a systematic Update showcases new details and interpretations approximately this crucial lake within the North American nice Basin, featuring a comparatively whole precis of the evolving clinical rules concerning the Pleistocene lake. A entire ebook on Lake Bonneville has no longer been released because the masterpiece of G.K. Gilbert in 1890. due to Gilbert’s paintings, Lake Bonneville has been the place to begin for lots of reviews of Quaternary paleolakes in lots of areas during the global. a number of magazine articles, and some books on really good issues relating to Lake Bonneville, were released because the past due 1800s, yet right here the editors bring together the $64000 information and views of the early twenty first century right into a ebook that may be a necessary reference for destiny generations. clinical learn on Lake Bonneville is brilliant this day and may proceed into the future.
- Makes the common and precise literature in this famous Pleistocene physique of water accessible
- Gives expositions of the various well-known and iconic landforms and deposits
- Contains over three hundred illustrations, so much in complete color
- Contains chapters on many vital subject matters, together with stratigraphy, sedimentology, hydrology, geomorphology, geochronology, isostasy, geophysics, geochemistry, plants heritage, pollen, fishes, mammals, mountain glaciation, prehistoric people, paleoclimate, distant sensing, and geoantiquities within the Bonneville basin