"A history of discovery as revealing as the ways of science." The New York Times "Offers the purest intellectual excitement, the pursuit of knowledge for knowledge's sake...." Wall Street Journal "Beautifully illustrated, superbly written, and thoroughly documented." San Francisco Examiner This book presents a history of the idea of continental drift, which revolutionized our understanding of geology. Sullivan presents the idea from its tentative beginnings in the 19th century to the accumulation of overwhelming evidence in ...

Continents in Motion 1993, American Institute of Physics, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780883187043

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Continents in Motion 1991, American Institute of Physics, New York, NY

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Continents in Motion 1977, Macmillan, London

ISBN-13: 9780333216835

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