The Beauty of Geology

Art of Geology Mapping in China Over a Century

by Chenyang Li, Liqiong Jia, Xuan Wu

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Book Description

This book contains a collection of rare geologic maps and figures made by Chinese geologists in the last century. Preserved in National Geological Archives of China, these artworks demonstrate the development and innovation of geological mapping technology in China in the past 100 years. The collections are highly scientific and artistic, with most of the hand-drawn maps featured with traditional Chinese painting techniques, while the newer ones being more accurate and embedded with more scientific information with the aid of computer technics.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download The Beauty of Geology ebook for free in PDF format (43.7 MB).

Book Details

Publisher
Springer
Published
2019
Pages
125
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9789811337857
ISBN10
9811337853
ISBN13 Digital
9789811337864
ISBN10 Digital
9811337861
PDF Size
43.7 MB
License
CC BY

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