The Geography of the Region about Devil's Lake and the Dalles of the Wisconsin
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The Geography of the Region about Devil's Lake and the Dalles of the Wisconsin

By Wallace W. Atwood, Rollin D. Salisbury
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Table of Contents
  • CONTENTS.
    • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS.
    • PART I.
  • THE TOPOGRAPHY.
    • GEOGRAPHY AND SURFACE GEOLOGY OF THE DEVIL'S LAKE REGION.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • GENERAL GEOGRAPHIC FEATURES.
        • I. THE PLAIN SURROUNDING THE QUARTZITE RIDGES.
        • II. THE QUARTZITE RIDGES.
        • III. RELATIONS OF THE SANDSTONE OF THE PLAIN TO THE QUARTZITE OF THE RIDGES.
      • I. THE PLAIN SURROUNDING THE QUARTZITE RIDGES.
      • II. THE QUARTZITE RIDGES.
      • III. RELATIONS OF THE SANDSTONE OF THE PLAIN TO THE QUARTZITE OF THE RIDGES.
    • GENERAL GEOGRAPHIC FEATURES.
      • I. THE PLAIN SURROUNDING THE QUARTZITE RIDGES.
      • II. THE QUARTZITE RIDGES.
      • III. RELATIONS OF THE SANDSTONE OF THE PLAIN TO THE QUARTZITE OF THE RIDGES.
    • I. THE PLAIN SURROUNDING THE QUARTZITE RIDGES.
    • II. THE QUARTZITE RIDGES.
    • III. RELATIONS OF THE SANDSTONE OF THE PLAIN TO THE QUARTZITE OF THE RIDGES.
  • PART II.
  • HISTORY OF THE TOPOGRAPHY.
    • CHAPTER II.
      • OUTLINE OF THE HISTORY OF THE ROCK FORMATIONS WHICH SHOW THEMSELVES AT THE SURFACE.
        • I. THE PRE-CAMBRIAN HISTORY OF THE QUARTZITE.
        • II. THE HISTORY OF THE PALEOZOIC STRATA.
      • I. THE PRE-CAMBRIAN HISTORY OF THE QUARTZITE.
      • II. THE HISTORY OF THE PALEOZOIC STRATA.
    • OUTLINE OF THE HISTORY OF THE ROCK FORMATIONS WHICH SHOW THEMSELVES AT THE SURFACE.
      • I. THE PRE-CAMBRIAN HISTORY OF THE QUARTZITE.
      • II. THE HISTORY OF THE PALEOZOIC STRATA.
    • I. THE PRE-CAMBRIAN HISTORY OF THE QUARTZITE.
    • II. THE HISTORY OF THE PALEOZOIC STRATA.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • GENERAL OUTLINE OF RAIN AND RIVER EROSION.
        • CHARACTERISTICS OF VALLEYS AT VARIOUS STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT.
        • Transportation and Deposition.
        • Rejuvenation of Streams.
        • Underground Water.
      • CHARACTERISTICS OF VALLEYS AT VARIOUS STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT.
      • Transportation and Deposition.
      • Rejuvenation of Streams.
      • Underground Water.
    • GENERAL OUTLINE OF RAIN AND RIVER EROSION.
      • CHARACTERISTICS OF VALLEYS AT VARIOUS STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT.
      • Transportation and Deposition.
      • Rejuvenation of Streams.
      • Underground Water.
    • CHARACTERISTICS OF VALLEYS AT VARIOUS STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT.
    • Transportation and Deposition.
    • Rejuvenation of Streams.
    • Underground Water.
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • EROSION AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF STRIKING SCENIC FEATURES.
        • Striking Scenic Features.
      • Striking Scenic Features.
    • EROSION AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF STRIKING SCENIC FEATURES.
      • Striking Scenic Features.
    • Striking Scenic Features.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • THE GLACIAL PERIOD.
        • The Work of Glacier Ice.
        • DIRECTION OF ICE MOVEMENT.
        • Limit of the Ice.
        • Glacial Deposits.
        • The Ground Moraine.
        • Terminal Moraines.
        • Stratified Drift.
        • Deposits Made by Extraglacial Waters During the Maximum Extension of the Ice.
        • Deposits Made by Extraglacial Waters During the Retreat of the Ice.
        • Deposits Made by Extraglacial Waters During the Advance of the Ice.
        • Deposits Made by Subglacial Streams.
        • RELATIONS OF STRATIFIED TO UNSTRATIFIED DRIFT.
        • CLASSIFICATION OF STRATIFIED DRIFT ON THE BASIS OF POSITION.
        • CHANGES IN DRAINAGE EFFECTED BY THE ICE.
        • While the Ice Was on.
        • After the Ice Had Disappeared.
        • Changes in Streams.
        • The Driftless Area.
        • Contrast Between Glaciated and Unglaciated Areas.
        • POSTGLACIAL CHANGES.
      • The Work of Glacier Ice.
      • DIRECTION OF ICE MOVEMENT.
      • Limit of the Ice.
      • Glacial Deposits.
      • The Ground Moraine.
      • Terminal Moraines.
      • Stratified Drift.
      • Deposits Made by Extraglacial Waters During the Maximum Extension of the Ice.
      • Deposits Made by Extraglacial Waters During the Retreat of the Ice.
      • Deposits Made by Extraglacial Waters During the Advance of the Ice.
      • Deposits Made by Subglacial Streams.
      • RELATIONS OF STRATIFIED TO UNSTRATIFIED DRIFT.
      • CLASSIFICATION OF STRATIFIED DRIFT ON THE BASIS OF POSITION.
      • CHANGES IN DRAINAGE EFFECTED BY THE ICE.
      • While the Ice Was on.
      • After the Ice Had Disappeared.
      • Changes in Streams.
      • The Driftless Area.
      • Contrast Between Glaciated and Unglaciated Areas.
      • POSTGLACIAL CHANGES.
    • THE GLACIAL PERIOD.
      • The Work of Glacier Ice.
      • DIRECTION OF ICE MOVEMENT.
      • Limit of the Ice.
      • Glacial Deposits.
      • The Ground Moraine.
      • Terminal Moraines.
      • Stratified Drift.
      • Deposits Made by Extraglacial Waters During the Maximum Extension of the Ice.
      • Deposits Made by Extraglacial Waters During the Retreat of the Ice.
      • Deposits Made by Extraglacial Waters During the Advance of the Ice.
      • Deposits Made by Subglacial Streams.
      • RELATIONS OF STRATIFIED TO UNSTRATIFIED DRIFT.
      • CLASSIFICATION OF STRATIFIED DRIFT ON THE BASIS OF POSITION.
      • CHANGES IN DRAINAGE EFFECTED BY THE ICE.
      • While the Ice Was on.
      • After the Ice Had Disappeared.
      • Changes in Streams.
      • The Driftless Area.
      • Contrast Between Glaciated and Unglaciated Areas.
      • POSTGLACIAL CHANGES.
    • The Work of Glacier Ice.
    • DIRECTION OF ICE MOVEMENT.
    • Limit of the Ice.
    • Glacial Deposits.
    • The Ground Moraine.
    • Terminal Moraines.
    • Stratified Drift.
    • Deposits Made by Extraglacial Waters During the Maximum Extension of the Ice.
    • Deposits Made by Extraglacial Waters During the Retreat of the Ice.
    • Deposits Made by Extraglacial Waters During the Advance of the Ice.
    • Deposits Made by Subglacial Streams.
    • RELATIONS OF STRATIFIED TO UNSTRATIFIED DRIFT.
    • CLASSIFICATION OF STRATIFIED DRIFT ON THE BASIS OF POSITION.
    • CHANGES IN DRAINAGE EFFECTED BY THE ICE.
    • While the Ice Was on.
    • After the Ice Had Disappeared.
    • Changes in Streams.
    • The Driftless Area.
    • Contrast Between Glaciated and Unglaciated Areas.
    • POSTGLACIAL CHANGES.
    • Footnotes
    • INDEX.
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