The geology of South Africa, by Alex L. du Toit. Edited by S.H. Haughton

  • 611 Pages
  • 4.84 MB
  • English

Oliver & Boyd , Edinburgh
Geology - South A
ContributionsHaughton, S.H.
LC ClassificationsQE 325 D8 1954
The Physical Object
Pagination611 p. ill., maps (1 folded)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21997579M

The Geology of South Africa Hardcover – Import, January 1, by S.H. (ed) Du Toit, Alex L. & Haughton (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: S.H. (ed) Du Toit, Alex L. & Haughton. Du Toit, Alex. (Alexander Logie), Geology of South Africa. Edinburgh, Oliver and Boyd, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alex L Du Toit; S H Haughton.

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du Toit. Edited by S.H. Haughton book be required. Early life and education. Du Toit was born in Newlands, Cape Town inand educated at the Diocesan College in Rondebosch and the University of the Cape of Good aged by his grandfather, Captain Alexander Logie, he graduated in in mining engineering at the Royal Technical College in a short period studying geology at the Royal Awards: Murchison Medal ().

The Geology of South Africa By Dr. Alex. du Toit. Edited and prepared for publication by Dr. Haughton. Third edition, revised and enlarged. xiv + Third Edition, Second Reprint. *** BOOK in very good clean tight condition. Maroon boards which are slightly blotchy, similarly some of the plates are slightly rippled.

pages including index, 41 monochrome plates, 73 figures in the text and a full colour geological map. The Geology of South Africa. DU TOIT, Alex L. Published. Alex L Du Toit: Publisher: Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, [, ] Edition/Format: Print book: English: 3d ed., rev. and enlView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

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Probably one of the greatest tributes paid to the late Toit is the demand for and appearance of this third edition of his well-known work the “Geology of South Africa”.The title itself is enough to indicate what the book is based on.

the geology of south africa Download the geology of south africa or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get the geology of south africa book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in. Du Toit returned to South Africa in and was appointed as a geologist of the Geological Commission of the Cape of Good Hope - the first geological survey in southern Africa.

Under the direction of A.W. Rogers* the commission's three geologists (Rogers, Du Toit and E.H.L. Schwarz*) continued the detailed geological mapping of the Cape Colony.

The Lexicon was to be published in five volumes, one for each continent. He edited the volume for Africa, which was published as Lexicon de stratigraphie, Vol. 1 (Africa) in Like A.L. du Toit, Haughton became a supporter of the then controversial theory of continental drift, though at first he was reluctant to accept it.

In het E.H.L Schwarz sy South African Geology gepubliseer ook in Londen deur Blackie and Son uitgewers. Die bekende geoloog Alex (A.L) du Toit het in sy eerste uitgawe van The Geology of South Africa gepubliseer met opvolg uitgawes in en Hy het ook gebruik gemaak van 'n oorseese uitgewer Oliver and Boyd in Edinburgh.

/ THE GEOLOGY OF SOME ORE DEPOSITS IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, Geological Society of South Africa, in two volumes; volume 1, pages, frontispiece, numerous black and white illustrations and diagrams, 2 color folding diagrams and 6 b/w folding maps at rear; volume 2, pages, b/w folding maps, diagrams, and photographic plates at rear, both volumes.

The Geology Of Pondoland. By A. Du Toit, Expl. Cape Sheet Geological Survey of the Union of South Africa, pp. - Volume 58 Issue 3 - R. The first was a set of two volumes titled Some Ore Deposits of Southern Africa, published in and published by the Geological Society of South Africa and edited by Dr.

S.H. Haughton By the mids it was evident that a new and comprehensive publication was required and hence Mineral Deposits of South Africa was conceived.


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Schwarz (): Climate Change, Mitigation and Adaptation – Ideas from the s. By Jane Carruthers FRSSAf. In a collection of essays was published to celebrate the centenary of the South African Philosophical Society, the antecedent of the Royal Society of South Africa (RSSAf).

Contributors to Geomorphology of the Eastern Cape: South Africa. Colin Lewis has held the Chair of Geography at the University of Transkei, the Chair of Geography and Environmental Studies at the University of Zululand, and recently retired from the Chair of Geography at Rhodes University.

Rodney Maud is the retired Honorary Professor of the School of Geological. South African Geology: For Mining McGraw-Hill Book Company, - Geology - pages. 0 Reviews.

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From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. quartz Quartzite range Reef referred relatively represent result rocks sandstone scale seams shales shows side silicate soil solution South South Africa strata strike.

On du Toit and his work see T. Gevers, “The Life and Work of Dr. Alexander L. du Toit,” Alexander L. du Toit Memorial Lecture no. 1, in Proceedings of the Geological Society of South Africa, 52 (), annexure 1–; S. Haughton, “Alexander Logie du Toit, –,” in Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society, 6.

Read Volume Issue 4 of South African Journal of Geology. Haughton, S. H.: Alex L. du Toit Memorial Lectures No. 3: Gondwanaland and the Distribution of Early Reptiles (Johannesburg: The Geological Society of South Africa, []) Annexure to Volume LVI.

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Its originality lies atlas was done. T e second chapter is devoted to the in the fact that the regional geology of each African history of geological mapping in Africa, necessary nation or territory is reviewed country-wise by maps for a fuller /5(2). South Africa holds an important place in the development of geomorphology as a distinct field of inquiry focused on understanding the Earth's physical landscapes.

As Bernard Moon notes in the Foreword to this volume (p. i), "The southern African landscape is an incomparable natural laboratory for the geomorphologist." Encompassing a wide range of landscape types and.

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Inthirteen years after adopting black rule, South Africa became a net food importer for the first time ever. This book tells the story of South Africa's "land reform" which, although proceeding at a slower pace than in Zimbabwe, is no less insidious and is leading to the same disastrous : Dr.

Philip Du Toit. This edited collection examines contemporary directions in geographical research on South Africa. It encompasses a cross section of selected themes of critical importance not only to the discipline of Geography in South Africa, but also of relevance to other areas of the Global South.

Indu Toit was appointed as a geologist within the Geological Commission of the Cape of Good Hope, and he began to develop an extensive knowledge of the geology of southern Africa by mapping large portions of the Karoo and its dolerite intrusions, publishing numerous papers on the subject. Subsequently, he mapped the entire Karoo System through the complete .PUBLICATIONS RECEIVED Survey S.

Australia, Dept. Mines. Adelaide, Geological Maps of South Australian Areas, as follows: Adelaide (), Angepena ().Africa is home to more than the Cradle of Humankind.

It was the core of the ancient supercontinent Pangaea, and comprises some of the oldest and most extraordinary geology on planet Earth. This detailed and colourful book features 44 of the continent's most spectacular and interesting 'geosites', from Table Mountain in the south to the eroded necks and plugs of the .