Best Sellers: Geology, March 1, 2012

April 2011 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

1) Why Geology Matters: Decoding the Past, Anticipating the Future
Macdougall, Doug
University of California Press
2011. ISBN 9780520266421. $29.95

2) Eruptions That Shook the World
Oppenheimer, Clive
Cambridge University Press
2011. ISBN 9780521641128. $30

3) Catastrophes! Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Tornadoes, and Other Earth-Shattering Disasters
Prothero, Donald R.
Johns Hopkins University Press
2011. ISBN 9780801896927. $30

4) The Roof at the Bottom of the World: Discovering the Transantarctic Mountains
Stump, Edmund
Yale University Press
2011. ISBN 9780300171976. $29.95

5) Cascadia’s Fault: The Coming Earthquake and Tsunami That Could Devastate North America
Thompson, Jerry
2011. ISBN 9781582436432. $26

6) The World’s Beaches: A Global Guide to the Science of the Shoreline
Pilkey, Orrin H.
University of California Press
2011. ISBN 9780520268715. $70

7) Black Tide: The Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill
Juhasz, Antonia
John Wiley
2011. ISBN 9780470943373. $25.95

8) A Sea in Flames: The Deepwater Horizon Oil Blowout
Safina, Carl
Crown Publishing Group
2011. ISBN 9780307887351. $25

9) A Hole at the Bottom of the Sea: The Race To Kill the BP Oil Gusher
Achenbach, Joel
Simon & Schuster
2011. ISBN 9781451625349. $25.99

10) The Dance of Air and Sea: How Oceans, Weather, and Life Link Together
Taylor, Arnold H.
Oxford University Press
2011. ISBN 9780199565597. $29.95

11) Elixir: A History of Water and Humankind
Fagan, Brian
2011. ISBN 9781608190034. $28

12) The Great Basin: A Natural Prehistory
Grayson, Donald K.
University of California Press
2011. ISBN 9780520267473. $75

13) Island Environments in a Changing World
Walker, Lawrence R.
Cambridge University Press
2011. ISBN 9780521519601. $115

14) Biology of the Sauropod Dinosaurs: Understanding the Life of Giants
Klein, Nicole
Indiana University Press
2011. ISBN 9780253355089. $59.95

15) Physical Geography: The Basics
Holden, Joseph
2011. ISBN 9780415559294. $90

16) Geological Evolution of the Colorado Plateau of Eastern Utah and Western Colorado
Fillmore, Robert
University of Utah Press
2011. ISBN 9781607810049. $29.95

17) Transylvanian Dinosaurs
Weishampel, David B.
Johns Hopkins University Press
2011. ISBN 9781421400273. $60

18) Inland Flood Hazards: Human, Riparian, and Aquatic Communities
Wohl, Ellen E.
Cambridge University Press
2011. ISBN 9780521189668. $60

19) Paleontology: A Philosophical Introduction
Turner, Derek
Cambridge University Press
2011. ISBN 9780521116374. $90

20) Ichnology: Organism-Substrate Interactions in Space and Time
Buatois, Luis
Cambridge University Press
2011. ISBN 9780521855556. $82

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