City of volcanoes : a geology of Auckland; Searle, E. J. (Ernest Johnstone), 190...

Name/Title

City of volcanoes : a geology of Auckland

Maker

Searle, E. J. (Ernest Johnstone), 1909-

Maker Role

Author

About this object

An account of the development of Auckland's landscape and its remarkable collection of tiny volcanic sites. To this edition has been added material discussing the realtionships of landforms with other natural features and people. Contents: Auckland in Mesozoic times -- Auckland in later Mesozoic and Tertiary times -- Auckland in Waitemata times (The Manukau breccia) -- Auckland in later Tertiary to recent times (Earth movements ; The ice ages ; The volcanic episodes) -- Local histories (North Shore ; Auckland's port area ; The Waitemata lava field and Western Auckland ; The Manukau lava field) -- Brief notes on other districts (Tamaki area ; Mangere-Ihumatao district ; Papatoetoe and Manurewa volcanoes ; East Tamaki volcanoes ; Motukorea and Rangitoto)

Date Made

1964

Publisher

Longman Paul

Publication Place

Wellington

Subject and Association Keywords

Geology -- New Zealand -- Auckland

Subject and Association Keywords

Volcanoes -- New Zealand -- Auckland

Named Collection

Thomas & Bridget Gallagher Library

Object Type

Book

Object number

2014.5.0818

Spine Label

559.21 SEA

Rights

Attribution - Non-commercial (cc) Attribution - Non-commercial (cc)

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