David Alt is a geology professor at the University of Montana in Missoula. Dedicated to bringing geology to the general public, he cofounded the popular Roadside Geology series. He has written a number of books in the series with coauthor Donald Hyndman, and helps edit others. Alt also teaches elderhostel courses, leads field trips, and presents public lectures about regional geology. He lives in Missoula. Donald W. Hyndman is dedicated to bringing geology to the general public, and cofounded the popular Roadside Geology series. He has written a number of the series titles with coauthor David Alt, and helps edit others. When he is not writing or editing books, Hyndman teaches geology at the University of Montana in Missoula.
It's only interesting if your a geology major, or have been living in California for quite some time. I bought it for class and I never used it once. Read morePublished 6 months ago by pianoguy87
M six year old grandson received it for Christmas and having lived in California most of my life I knew I had to have my own copy - great book!Published 6 months ago by Nancy Denneybookend
I love this book. I take it on trips and it answers my geology questions as we drive down the road; no need to look it up later. So happy I have it.Published 6 months ago by Anne
This is a great book. It exceeded my expectations, as it provides clear explanations coupled with history facts and developments. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Juan C. Gray
Purchased/read for a better understanding of the geology of areas I hike or drive through regularly. Read morePublished 16 months ago by K D Hutnik
Difficult to follow where you are traveling. Easy to read, but difficult to find out what/where you are reading about.Published 17 months ago by Nancy