Assembling California by John McPhee

Assembling California

Annals of the Former World #4

John McPhee

294 pages first pub 1992 (editions)

nonfiction history science reflective slow-paced


At various times in a span of fifteen years, John McPhee made geological field surveys in the company of Eldridge Moores, a tectonicist at the University of California at Davis. The result of these trips is Assembling California, a cross-section i...

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