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The geology of Nantucket.

The geology of Nantucket.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology - Massachuselts - Nantucket

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    The Physical Object
    Pagination55 p.
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22017473M

    Nantucket / ˌ n æ n ˈ t ʌ k ɪ t / is an island 30 miles (48 km) south of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, in the United er with the small islands of Tuckernuck and Muskeget, it constitutes the town of Nantucket, Massachusetts, and the coterminous Nantucket County, which are of the town is designated the Nantucket CDP, or census designated place. Much of the younger surficial geology of southeastern Massachusetts is a product of glacial processes during the late Wisconsinan part of the Pleistocene Epoch and a storm and tidally dominated marine regime during the Holocene sea-level rise. as marked by terminal moraines on Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket and the southern limit of. Another small tear as shown in photos otherwise in near fine book measures 4 ½ inches x 7 ¾ inches, pages + 12 pages of ads for Nantucket merchants, railroads, hotel and inns, publishers etc. Tow fold out maps, one at the front and one at the back (see description above).Bound in brown cloth covered boards with the title in.


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