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I.D. 1177 Geology of Mesopotamia and its borderlands/ prepared on behalf of the Admiralty.

I.D. 1177 Geology of Mesopotamia and its borderlands/ prepared on behalf of the Admiralty.
  • Date:
    1918
  • Place:
    [London]
  • Keywords:
    Earth, Persia, Middle East
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Initially published for governmental use only, a prefaratory note states that this paper was prepared to summarize the geology of Mesopotamia and its borderlands, with particular attention to its mineral resources and likely industrial development. The paper describes the geology of Mesopotamia, the Persian Gulf, parts of Persia, Arabia and Armenia, enumerating their mountain ranges, coastlines, economic minerals, oil-fields, and soils. A lengthy bibliography is also provided. On the front paste-down, an ownership label from Bolton Public Libraries (their stamp also appears at intervals throughout the volume), and a modern bookplate: Ex Libris R. M. Burrell.

  • Date:
    1918
  • Place:
    [London]
  • Keywords:
    Earth, Persia, Middle East
  • Alternative Title:
    Geology of Mesopotamia, I.D. 1177
  • Language:
    English
  • Content type:
    Single-volume work