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Bartleby.com: Sir Charles Lyell Open in a new browser window
   Includes etexts of scientific papers, "The Progress of Geology" and "Uniformity of Change".
   http://www.bartleby.com/people/Lyell-Si.html
Cofrhigeorama Open in a new browser window
   Provides historical information on geology, mineralogy, petrology and other Earth sciences. In French and English.
   http://www.cri.ensmp.fr/cofrhigeo/en.htm
GSA History of Geology Division Open in a new browser window
   Web site includes organization information, as well as several papers on important geologists and their work.
   http://geoclio.st.usm.edu/gsahistory.html
HESS: History of the Earth Sciences Society Open in a new browser window
   International society devoted to the history of earth sciences. Site has information about the organization and its journal, Earth Sciences History.
   http://historyearthscience.org/
Lord Kelvin and the Age of the Earth Open in a new browser window
   Mathematical details of Lord Kelvin's young earth calculation, from a course in applied fourier analysis.
   http://www.me.rochester.edu/courses/ME201/webexamp5/kelvin.pdf
No Stone Unturned: The First 150 years of the Geological Survey of Canada Open in a new browser window
   Describes the approval of the geological survey department, which was originally created to find coal ore and later for map making. Page describes the later success in finding other sources of minerals. Local animal and plants species were also recorded
   http://gsc.nrcan.gc.ca/hist/150_e.php
Out of Print Geology Books for sale Open in a new browser window
   Also including books on paleontology, mineralogy, mining, explorations, early surveys, volcanology, seismology and meteoritics.
   http://geology-books.com/newcatalog.html
The Great Devonian Controversy Open in a new browser window
   A review of the book by Martin Rudwick about this 19th century geological controversy.
   http://www.friesian.com/rudwick.htm

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