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The Plates Must Speak

“The Himalaya are the highest mountain range in the world but also the youngest. The peaks continue to grow, and earthquakes remain an ever-present danger. The struggle to understand how these giant mountains formed began in the mid-19th century. Now we know that it’s the plates that do the talking. The second tale is one of intrepid exploration and scientific discovery.”

 SAMPLE CHAPTER 

 table of contents 

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Prologue: 

CAUGHT BY A QUAKE

 

Chapter 7:

A LONG STORY, BUT NOT 

FOR A GEOLOGIST
 

Chapter 8:

SCIENCE UNDER THE RAJ

 

Chapter 9:

GETTING CLOSER TO THE MOUNTAINS

 

Chapter 10:

THE CONSUMMATE PROFESSIONALS
 

Chapter 11:

THE EUREKA MOMENT