Other Recommended Readings

Frank Dawson Adams, The Birth and Development of the Geological Sciences (London: Constable and Company, 1938).

Claude Allegre, From Stone to Star: A View of Modern Geology (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1992).

Walter Alvarez, T. Rex and the Crater of Doom (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1997).

Stephen J. Gould, Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle: Myth and Metaphor in the Discovery of Geological Time (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1987).

Rachel Laudan, From Mineralogy to Geology: The Foundations of a

Science, 1650-1830 (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1987).

John A. McPhee, Annals of the Former World (New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1998).

E. K. Peters, No Stone Unturned: Reasoning About Rocks and Fossils (New York: W. H. Freeman and Company, 1996).

Martin J. S. Rudwick, Scenes from Deep Time (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1992).

Jenny Uglow, The Lunar Men (New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2002).

Simon Winchester, The Map That Changed the World: William Smith and the Birth of Modern Geology (New York: HarperCollins, 2001).

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