THE DRIFTLESS AREA OF THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY

By: Chamberlin, T.C. & Salisbury, R.D.

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"In the midst of the great mantle of drift that overspreads the Upper Mississippi Basin there lies a drift-barren tract of about 10,000 square miles, the driftless area of Wisconsin and adjoining States. This island in the sea of drift is unique..." pp. 199-322. 6 plate maps, 5 are in color, some double-spread and one foldout. Numerous engravings. Disbound from The U.S. Geological Survey. Top page edge with black marking?- partially stamped? "Bound" in paper wraps with tissue guards at front and back. Very Good + condition. No tears. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin (September 25, 1843 - November 15, 1928) was an influential American geologist and educator.

Title: THE DRIFTLESS AREA OF THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY

Author Name: Chamberlin, T.C. & Salisbury, R.D.

Illustrator: Map Plates, Engravings, Tables,diagrams

Categories: Famous Americans, Geology, Geological Survey, Colored Plates, Mississippi River,

Publisher: U.S Geological Survey: 1885

Binding: Paper Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Type: Mississippi River

Size: Size: Approx. 7 3/4" x 11 1/4"

Seller ID: 004666

Keywords: Mississippi River, Glaciers, Mississippi Valley, USGS, U.S Geological Survey,Chamberlin, T.C.