AGI Home | About AGIContact UsSearch 

Book Center

Check out an extensive list of geoscience publications, available on!



Dictionary of Geological Terms 3rd edition

Edited by Robert L. Bates and Julia A. Jackson

Contains 8,000 terms and definitions that cover the core vocabulary of the earth sciences. This edition includes more than 1,000 new terms; accurate definitions without technical jargon; hyphenation and pronunciation guide; commonly used abbreviations; and a geologic time and life chart. The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the authoritative 37,000-term Glossary of Geology, 3rd edition, to which nearly 150 specialists from all fields of the geosciences contributed. Ideal for high-school and college students, science teachers, and rockhounds!

ISBN 0-385-18101-9. Paperback, 5.00"x8.00" 571 pp. item #300260

Pricing Information

List PriceMember Society Discount PriceWeight
$18.95$15.161 lbs.


Other Related AGI Publications

Pubs Home

Go to Checkout

Shipping Information

Payment & Return Policies

Customer Service

For Distributors & Publishers

EARTH magazine cover


AGI Publications Catalog

  Information Services |Geoscience Education |Public Policy |Environmental
Publications |Workforce |AGI Events

agi logo

© 2016. All rights reserved.
American Geosciences Institute, 4220 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22302-1502.
Please send any comments or problems with this site to:
Privacy Policy