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Geology Underfoot in Northern Arizona

Geology Underfoot in Northern Arizona

by Lon Abbott and Terri Cook

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Learn about the Geology of Northern Arizona with maps, photos and expert descriptions! This 6"x9" paperback has 321 pages that are packed with detailed information about Northern Arizona Geology. See table of contents below.

Geology Underfoot in Northern Arizona
Table of Contents

The Geology of Northern Arizona
1
1. A Grand Transition
    Pearce Ferry
9
2. A Conflict of Fire and Water
    Toroweap Overlook
25
3. Flood Controversy
    The Colorado River and Glen Canyon Dam
39
4. Jewel of the Southwest
    Antelope Canyon
53
5. A Tale of Twin Plateaus
    Navajo National Monument and Black Mesa
65
6. How to Carve a Totem Pole
    Monument Valley
79
7. Journey to an Ancient Shoreline
    The Grand Canyon and the Gorge of the Little Colorado River
93
8. Dilophosaurus Dancehall
    Moenave Dinosaur Tracks
107
9. Beauty All around Me, with It I Wander
    Canyon de Chelly National Monument
121
10. Volcanic Violence in a Landscape Turned Upside Down
    The Peach Springs Tuff
135
11. A Melange of Magmas, a Variety of Volcanoes
    The San Francisco Volcanic Field
149
12. Desert Niagara
    Grand Falls
165
13. Pangaean Riviera
    The Sedona Red Rocks
175
14. A Crater with Deep Impact
    Meteor Crater
189
15. Triassic Time Capsule
    Petrified Forest National Park
203
16. Continent Under Construction
    The Rocks of Prescott
217
17. Mountain of Metal
    The Mines of Jerome
233
18. A Lake's Legacy
    Montezuma Castle National Monument
249
19. A Bridge to the Past
    Tonto Bridge State Park
261
20. Islands in Time
    The Mazatzal Quartzite
271
Glossary
285
Sources of More Information
297
Index
305