Get a rock-solid grasp on geology
Geology is the study of the earth's history as well as thephysical and chemical processes that continue to shape the earthtoday. Jobs in the geosciences are expected to increase over thenext decade, which will increase geology-related jobs well aboveaverage projection for all occupations in the coming years.
Geology For Dummies is the most accessible book on themarket for anyone who needs to get a handle on the subject, whetheryou?re looking to supplement classroom learning or are simplyinterested in earth sciences. Presented in a straightforward,trusted format, it features a thorough introduction to the study ofthe earth, its materials, and its processes.
* Tracks to a typical college-level introductory geologycourse
* An 8-page color insert includes photos of rocks, minerals, andgeologic marvels
* Covers geological processes; rock records and geologic times;matter, minerals, and rock; and more
Geology For Dummies is an excellent classroom supplementfor all students who enroll in introductory geology courses, fromgeology majors to those who choose earth science courses aselectives.