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Life of Sir Roderick I. Murchison

Archibald Geikie

Life of Sir Roderick I. Murchison

based on his journals and letters : with notices of his scientific contemporaries and a sketch of the rise and growth of palaeozoic geology in Britain

by Archibald Geikie

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Murchison, Roderick Impey, -- Sir, -- 1792-1871.,
  • Geologists -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Paleozoic.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Archibald Geikie.
    GenreBiography.
    SeriesLandmarks of science
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ111 .H3, QE22.M8 .H3
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21156131M

    The hagiographic Life of Sir Roderick I. Murchison (), written by Geikie, elided some of Murchison’s professional mistakes. Various terrestrial geographical features (including an island in British Columbia, a waterfall in Uganda, and mountains in British Columbia and Antarctica) are named for Murchison, as is a lunar crater. Life of Sir Roderick I. Murchison 2 Volume Set by Sir Archibald Geikie, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

    Compre o livro Life of Sir Roderick I, Murchison, Vol. 1 of 2: Based on His Journals and Letters; With Notices of His Scientific Contemporaries and a Sketch of the Geology in Britain (Classic Reprint) na : confira as ofertas para livros em inglês e importadosFormat: Capa Comum. On the Discovery of Palaeozoic Fossils in the crystalline chain of the Forez in France, and on lines of dislocation between the Lower and Upper Carboniferous Deposits of France and Germany. A rare original article from the British Association for the Advancement of Science report, di Sir Roderick Impey Murchison e una grande selezione di libri, arte e articoli da collezione disponibile.

    The British geologist Sir Roderick Impey Murchison () established the Silurian as a new geological system and cofounded the Devonian system. Roderick Murchison, descended from an old Highland family, was born in Scotland on Feb. 19, After a time in the army in the Peninsular War, he married and, having ample means, took up fox hunting and. Buy Life of Sir Roderick I. Murchison: Based On His Journals and Letters with Notices of His Scientific Contemporaries and a Sketch of the Rise and Growth of Palæozoic Geology in Britain, Volume 2 by Archibald Geikie (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.


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