"This is a fascinating look at some of the world's most complex and engaging geology. I highly recommend this book to anyone interested in an understanding of the beautiful landscape and dynamic geology of the Bay Area." - Mel Erskine, geological consultant "You can't really know the place where you live until you know the shapes and origins of the land around you. To feel truly at home in the Bay Area, read Doris Sloan's intriguing stories of this region's spectacular, quirky landscapes." - Hal Gilliam, author of Weather of the San Francisco Bay Region"
CAUTION on ordering the Hardback version at $60+ or so. I had originally ordered the paperback at $18 and returned it as the print was too small for me to comfortably read [ I am... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Atlascedar
This is a great book that is loaded with helpful information. I can wait to visit some of the sites mentioned in the book.Published 16 months ago by Anonymoose
I'm learning a lot from this book which is very complete. There's a LOT in it! I'm a beginner really. I don't know how an experience rock hound or geologist would like it.Published 16 months ago by England
This book is very useful if you are a geology student in California. Specifically the bay area. You should keep it all 4 years of college.Published 19 months ago by Anthony Dominguez
This is an excellent book on the geology of the Bay Area complete with pictures. Well written for those with little to no geology background.Published on March 28, 2013 by Fred Guest