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Description : at various times in a span of fifteen years, john mcphee made geological field surveys in the company of eldridge moores, a tectonicist at the university of california at davis the result of these trips is assembling california, a cross-section in human and geologic time, from donner pass in the sierra nevada through the golden. John mcphee born: john angus mcphee march 8, 1931 (age as well as a short book entirely on the subject of oranges assembling california: 1993. Compare book prices from over 100,000 booksellers find assembling california (0374106452) by john mcphee. Find great deals for assembling california by john mcphee (1994, paperback) shop with confidence on ebay. The john mcphee reader , first published in 1976, is comprised of selections from the author's first twelve books in 1965, john mcphee published his first book, a sense of where you are a decade later, he had published eleven others.
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