Book review by B. M. Simonson

Recommended reading for advanced undergraduates through faculty and professionals. More than just a general geologic guide to national parks, this book nicely summarizes the regional geology of the eastern arm of the East African Rift system. This region is justifiably famous for many wonders, including the snows of Kilimanjaro, vast …

Book review by Clyde Mallinson

Geotourism of the Gregory Rift Valley, Active Volcanism and Regional Plateaus. Author: Roger N. Scoon. The men were all huddled around the small shortwave radio, straining ears to hear and hearts to will, when Joel Stransky executed that most famous drop goal. We were in a tented camp in the …

Geology of National Parks of Central/Southern Kenya and Northern Tanzania

Geotourism of the Gregory Rift Valley, active volcanism and regional plateaus. Contains original descriptions of the geology of world-famous national parks in East Africa. Promotes geotourism in Africa with original photographs and simplified geological maps. Explains the relationship between geology, land forms, paleoanthropology, and wildlife. Assists management of parks by …