Lake Bonneville: A Scientific Update : Volume 20 Hardback
Edited by Charles G. (Department of Geology, Kansas State University, USA) Oviatt, John F., Jr. (Senior Research Scholar, Center for Afghanistan Studies, Emeritus Professor o Shroder
Part of the Developments in Earth Surface Processes series
Lake Bonneville: A Scientific Update showcases new information and interpretations about this important lake in the North American Great Basin, presenting a relatively complete summary of the evolving scientific ideas about the Pleistocene lake.
A comprehensive book on Lake Bonneville has not been published since the masterpiece of G.K.
Gilbert in 1890. Because of Gilbert's work, Lake Bonneville has been the starting point for many studies of Quaternary paleolakes in many places throughout the world.
Numerous journal articles, and a few books on specialized topics related to Lake Bonneville, have been published since the late 1800s, but here the editors compile the important data and perspectives of the early 21st century into a book that will be an essential reference for future generations.
Scientific research on Lake Bonneville is vibrant today and will continue into the future.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 696 pages
- Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology
- Publication Date: 08/09/2016
- Category: Hydrology & the hydrosphere
- ISBN: 9780444635907