STGSGB2008-1. Landscapes, Water, and Man
STGS GB 2008-1. Landscapes, Water, and Man
STGS GB 2008-1. Landscapes, Water, and Man: Geology and History in the San Antonio Area of Texas, by T. E. Ewing. 110 p., 2008. STGS GB 2008-1, $20.00. This guidebook is a non-technical introduction to the rocks, landscapes, resources, and history of San Antonio and the nearby Hill Country. Four field excursions form the core of the book--two walking tours and two driving tours. The author, Thomas E. Ewing, Ph.D., is a well-known research geologist and resident of San Antonio for more than 20 years. He has written and spoken extensively on the geology of Texas. This guidebook will aid teachers, students, tourists, and residents of the area in discovering the many interesting aspects of the history and geology of the San Antonio area.