Skip to content
Register Sign in Wishlist
Look Inside Geological Maps

Geological Maps
Their Solution and Interpretation

$62.99 (X)

textbook
  • Date Published: March 1993
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521367059

$ 62.99 (X)
Paperback

Add to cart Add to wishlist

Request examination copy

Instructors may request a copy of this title for examination

Description
Product filter button
Description
Contents
Resources
Courses
About the Authors
  • This textbook is designed to aid the student in geological map interpretation. The book starts with basic concepts such as dip and strike, and progresses through a variety of exercises based on folds, faults and unconformities, up to and including the interpretation of Geological Survey Maps. In order to give a sense of reality to the text, frequent reference is made to actual examples on which many of the problem maps are based. Also included in the text are exercises concerned with bore-hole interpretation and correlation. The book, which is in two sections, is unique in that the second section contains worked solutions to the questions set in the first half.

    • Progresses using a variety of exercises
    • Frequent reference is made to actual examples
    • Unique as second section contains worked solutions to questions set in the first half
    • Worked answers
    Read more

    Customer reviews

    Not yet reviewed

    Be the first to review

    Review was not posted due to profanity

    ×

    , create a review

    (If you're not , sign out)

    Please enter the right captcha value
    Please enter a star rating.
    Your review must be a minimum of 12 words.

    How do you rate this item?

    ×

    Product details

    • Date Published: March 1993
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521367059
    • length: 156 pages
    • dimensions: 297 x 212 x 11 mm
    • weight: 0.46kg
    • contains: 102 b/w illus.
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. Maps and Exercises:
    1. Introduction
    2. Key to lithological and structural symbols
    3. Maps 1–3
    Introductory notes on folding
    4. Maps 4–6
    Introductory notes on unconformities
    5. Maps 7–9
    Introductory notes on faulting
    6. Maps and exercises 10–13
    7. Three point problems
    8. Maps 14–25
    Geological map description
    9. Maps 26–32
    10. Analysis of geological data from bore-hole evidence
    11. Exercises 33–35
    12. Geometrical construction applied to structural geology
    13. Maps and exercises 36–37
    14. British Geological Survey Maps
    15. Exercises 38–45
    16. Additional exercises 46–50
    17. Appendices
    Part II. Solutions:
    18. Introduction to the solutions
    19. Solutions 1–45
    Index.

  • Author

    T. Bolton, Staffordshire University

    Illustrated by

    P. Proudlove

Sign In

Please sign in to access your account

Cancel

Not already registered? Create an account now. ×

Sorry, this resource is locked

Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email lecturers@cambridge.org

Register Sign in
Please note that this file is password protected. You will be asked to input your password on the next screen.

» Proceed

You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.

Continue ×

Continue ×

Continue ×

Find content that relates to you

Join us online

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read more Close

Are you sure you want to delete your account?

This cannot be undone.

Cancel

Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.

If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.

×
Please fill in the required fields in your feedback submission.
×