For it's size, Scotland has the most varied geology and natural landscapes of any country on the planet. The creation of it's natural landcape is a fascinating story, told with authority and clarity by Alan Mckirdy andRoger Crofts.
Scotland: The Creation Of It's Natural Landscape provides a wealth of information on how Scotland was created and the events which took place there through the aeons. But the story doesn't stop back in the mists of time: it continually unfolds and the book provides up to the minute information on the geological events taking place beneath our feet. It also provides a history of geological science and highland the enormous contribution Scots geologists have given to the world.