A Guide to Speleological Literature Of the English Language 1794-1996
This book opens the door to an amazingly diverse universe of books about caves: history, caving adventure, archeology, geology, biology, paleontology, conservation, exploration, show caves, and much more. Individual chapters cover the history of the literature of major sub-disciplines while indexes provide geographical, subject, and author access. In addition, noted authorities have provided introductions to the literature in the major areas of speleology. This work contains details on a large number of books that are not accessible through any other known index. It is indispensable for anyone interested in caves, karst, and speleology.
Compiled and edited by Diana E Northup, Emily Davis Mobley, Kenneth L Ingham III, and William W Mixon
xviii + 539 pages, Softbound