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Geology Pocket Guide of North America. Geology is the perfect pocket-sized, folding guide for the nature enthusiast. The guide simply explains geological processes, the differences between rocks, minerals and gemstones, the most common types North America Oil Sands Scientist The Letters of Karl A. Clark Local Push Global Pull: The Untold History of the Athabasca Oil Sands 1900 to 1930. Joyce Hunts illustrated book entitled Local Push - Global Pull is a documented history of Canada's Oil Sands from 1900 to 1930. If the Oil Sands have been a curiosity to y
Geology Pocket Guide of North America. Geology is the perfect pocket-sized, folding guide for the nature enthusiast. The guide simply explains geological processes, the differences between rocks, minerals and gemstones, the most common types North American rocks and minerals and the best rock hounding locations. It also reviews the most common North American fossils and the tools an amateur geologist should take into the field in order to positively identify different types of rocks and minerals. Laminated for durability, this handy guide is a great source of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike. Oil Sands Scientist: The Letters of Karl A. Clark, 1920-1949 - This collection of letters from the early 1920s to the late 1940s by Dr. Karl A. Clark chronicles the development of the hot water separation process for producing oil from the Athabasca oil sands in Alberta. Joyce Hunt's illustrated book entitled "Local Push - Global Pull" is a documented history of Canada's Oil Sands from 1900 to 1930.

If the Oil Sands have been a curiosity to you and you want to fully understand and appreciate the events that shaped the development of the Oil Sands industry in Alberta, this book is must read. In order to have an educated opinion about the Oil sands, one must first understand the history that led to the development of this massive resource.