Rising from the Plains
ISBN10: 0374520658 ISBN13: 9780374520656 Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux Published: May 1 1991 Weight: 0.55lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Rising from the Plains is John McPhee's third book on geology and geologists. Following Basin and Range and In Suspect Terrain, it continues to present a cross section of North America along the fortieth parallel--a series gathering under the overall title Annals of the Former World.