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Main Title The geology and early history of the Boston area of Massachusetts : a bicentennial approach : the role of geology in the important events that took place around Boston 200 years ago /
Author Kaye, Clifford A.
Publisher U.S. Govt. Print. Off.,
Year Published 1976
OCLC Number 02151943
Subjects Geology--Massachusetts--Boston. ; Boston (Mass.)--History.
Internet Access
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(paper) https://catalog.gpo.gov/fdlpdir/locate.jsp?ItemNumber=0620&SYS=000006790
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  QE75.B9 no. 1476 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 09/25/1998
Collation iv, 78 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Notes "United States Department of the Interior, Geological Survey"--Page [ii]. Includes bibliographical references (pages 77-78).
Contents Notes Introduction -- Geologic setting of the Boston area -- The Pleistocene Epoch, or the Ice Age -- Early settlements -- Ground water, wells, and springs -- Earthquake of November 18, 1755 -- The gathering storm -- Paul Revere's ride -- Battle of Concord -- Bunker Hill -- Fortified hills of Boston -- Beacon Hill and the Common -- The Washington Elm and the Cambridge Road -- Pollution of the Charles River -- Harbor islands -- The Common -- South Boston or Dorchester Heights -- The changing shoreline of Boston -- Paul Revere and copper smelters in Boston -- Boston building stones -- Geology : today and tomorrow. Role of geology in important events that took place around Boston 200 years ago.
Place Published Washington :
Title Ser Add Ent Geological Survey bulletin ;
PUB Date Free Form 1976.
Series Title Untraced Geological Survey bulletin ; 1476
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 76608107 //r973
OCLC Time Stamp 19980916112300
Language eng
SUDOCS Number I 19.3:1476
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 00992cam 2200265 i 45020