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Life of Sir William E. Logan

by Bernard J. Harrington

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Published by John Wiley & Sons in New York .
Written in English


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Gift of Railroad Age Gazette.

StatementChiefly compiled from his letters, journals and reports. With steel portrait and numerous woodcuts
ContributionsHarrington, Bernard James
The Physical Object
Pagination432 p.
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25401801M
OCLC/WorldCa27402569

Smith and Dyck have pinned the journal into the context of its times using a wealth of supporting information. These include background materials about the expedition, a description of the Geological Survey in the s, and the field tools and methods in use at that time. The significance of Logan's fieldwork is discussed from various points of view including geology, topographical. Book Description: This volume presents the field journal of pioneering geologist Sir William Edmond Logan, written on an expedition up the Ottawa River. The journal is sprinkled with fascinating stories of daily life during the expedition, supplemented with Logan’s sketches. An introductory essay provides added insight into the work.

Very few Canadians have heard of Sir William Logan, but they should have. He was one of the country's greatest scientists and a man whose imprint remains on the land. Logan was born in Montreal and educated in Scotland, though he did not progress beyond the first year medical course he began. Life of Sir William E. Logan first director of the Geological Survey of Canada. Source Information. prideofaberdeenawards.com Life of Sir William E. Logan first director of the Geological Survey of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: prideofaberdeenawards.com Operations Inc,

Life of Sir William E. Logan first director of the Geological Survey of Canada,George M. Dawson. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *. Fishpond Australia, LIFE OF SIR WILLIAM E. LOGAN, KT., LL.D. by JOHN WILLIAM DAWSONBuy. Books online: LIFE OF SIR WILLIAM E. LOGAN, KT., LL.D., , prideofaberdeenawards.com


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Logan by Harrington, Bernard J. (Bernard James), ; Harrington, Bernard James. Publication date Topics Logan, William E. (William Edmond), Sir, Pages: May 25,  · Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. life of sir william e logan by bernard j bernard james harrington at prideofaberdeenawards.com - the best online ebook storage.

Download and read online for free life of sir william e logan. Main Content (use access key 5 to view full text / OCR mode). adshelp[at]prideofaberdeenawards.com The ADS is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX16AC86A. William E. Logan. Survey of the Upper Ottawa Valley Editor: Ian Dyck, Charles Smith The pioneering geology of Sir William Edmond Logan laid the groundwork for the Geological Survey of Canada, the Canadian Museum of Nature, the Canadian Museum of Civilization and the Canada Museum of Science and Technology.

Sir William Edmond Logan, FRSE FRS FGS (20 April – 22 June ), was a Canadian -born geologist and the founder and first director of the Geological Survey of prideofaberdeenawards.com: Wollaston Medal (), Royal Medal ().

LOGAN, Sir WILLIAM EDMOND, geologist and geological cartographer, founder and first director of the Geological Survey of Canada; b.

20 April at Montreal, L.C., third son of William Logan, a baker and owner of real estate, and of Janet Edmond, both from Scotland; d. 22 June at Cilgerran, Pembrokeshire, Wales. Poet and critic William Logan was born in Boston and earned degrees from Yale University and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop.

Sincehis work—both poetry and criticism—has regularly appeared in major journals and publications such as the New Yorker, the New York Times, the Paris Review, Poetry, and the New Criterion. He is the author of numerous books of poetry, including Sad-Faced Men.

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Life of Sir William E. Logan, Kt., LL.D., F.R.S., F.G.S., &c., first director of the Geological Survey of Canada. Chiefly compiled from his letters, journals and reports by Bernard J.

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Read the digitized book:Life of Sir William E. Logan, kt., LL. D., F. S., F. S., &c., first director of the geological survey of Canada - Harrington, Bernard. Sir William Edmond Logan Facts Sir William Edmond Logan () was a Canadian geologist who founded the Geological Survey of Canada and contributed many fruitful new ideas to the science of geology.

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Gifts & Registry Health Home Home Improvement Household Essentials Jewelry Movies Music Office. This book presents Sir William Edmond Logan’s field journal, written on a geological expedition up the Ottawa River from Bytown to Lake Timiskaming.

The journal is sprinkled with fascinating stories of daily life during the expedition, supplemented with Logan’s. Life of Sir William E. Logan, kt., LL. D., F.R.S., F.G.S., &c., first director of the geological survey of Canada.

Chiefly compiled from his letters, journals, and reports.Sir William Edmond Logan, FRSE FRS FGS (20 April – 22 June ), was a Canadian-born geologist and the founder and first director of the Geological Survey of Canada. Life. William Edmond Logan was born into a well-to-do Montreal family inthe third son of William Logan, a baker and owner of real estate, and Janet Edmond, both originally from Scotland.Life of Sir William E.

Logan, kt., LL. D., F.R.S., F.G.S., &c., first director of the Geological survey of Canada. Author: Bernard J Harrington ; John William Dawson, Sir.