**Essentials of Paleomagnetism**

by Lisa Tauxe

**Publisher**: Scripps Institution of Oceanography 2016**ISBN/ASIN**: 0520260317**ISBN-13**: 9780520260313**Number of pages**: 247

**Description**:

This work is a comprehensive, up-to-date textbook on extracting and using rock and paleomagnetic data in archaeological, geological, and geophysical applications. Designed for students and professionals with knowledge of college level physics and some background in earth sciences, it describes both the theory and the practice of paleomagnetism, covering topics such as the basics of magnetism, geomagnetic fields, how rocks become magnetized, and the various ways of analyzing the magnetism of rocks.

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