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James Hutton

Geologist (3-Jun-1726 — 26-Mar-1797)


Edward Bailey. James Hutton: Founder of Modern Geology. Elsevier. 1966. 173pp.

Stephen Baxter. Ages in Chaos: James Hutton and the Discovery of Deep Time. Macmillan. 2004. 245pp.

Dennis R. Dean. James Hutton and the History of Geology. Cornell University Press. 1992. 303pp.

Jack Repcheck. The Man Who Found Time: James Hutton and the Discovery of the Earth's Antiquity. Perseus. 2003. 247pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

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  4. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  5. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.751)

  6. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.126)

  7. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.249)

  8. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.257)

  9. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.138)

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