Third Edition   ©2014

Sedimentary Geology

Donald R. Prothero (Occidental College) , Fred Schwab (Washington & Lee University)

  • ISBN-10: 1-4292-3155-6; ISBN-13: 978-1-4292-3155-8; Format: Cloth Text, 500 pages

Written for a first course in sedimentary geology or sedimentary rocks and stratigraphy (with only an introductory geology/physical geology course as a prerequisite), Prothero and Schwab shows students how sedimentary strata serves geologists as a continuous record of Earth's history. The authors' conversational style, and focus on the important concepts make the book highly accessible to an undergraduate audience.