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Landscape fashioned by geology - Orkney and Shetland

Landscape fashioned by geology - Orkney and Shetland

These northerly outposts of Scotland, best known for their wildlife, hospitality and historic remains, also hold a fascination for the geologist. Reading the buckled and fractured rocks of Shetland tells of colliding continents and a history dating back almost 3,000 million years.

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Format : 65 pages; 3.81MB
Published in 2010

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