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Geological Wonders of Namibia - by Anne-marie Detay & Michel Detay (Paperback)
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This stunning depiction of geology in Namibia combines searingly beautiful photography with clear explanations of how the varied landscapes formed. Arranged chronologically (starting 13.8 billion years ago), the chapters each deal with a particular event or process that has resulted in the formation under discussion. These include the early beginnings of the Earth, meteorites, canyons and limestone caves, vast desert landscapes, moonscapes and bizarrely-shaped rocks, and Namibia’s astonishing underwater lakes and reservoirs. Picture-driven, with accessible text, this book features all the highlights of Namibian landscapes and landforms. A treat for travellers real and virtual – those on the road as well as those in armchairs.
Number of Pages: 168
Genre: Nature, Travel
Publisher: Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc
Author: Anne-marie Detay & Michel Detay
Street Date: January 22, 2018
Item Number (DPCI): 248-64-9319
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