Geological Atlas of Africa, with Notes on Stratigraphy, Tectonics, Economic Geology, Geohazards, Geosites and Geoscientific Education of Each Country is a four-color, revised and enlarged second edition, first published in 2006. Brief reviews of “Aims and Concepts of the Atlas” (6 pages), “Early Geological Maps of Africa” (4 pages), and “Tectonostratigraphic Synopsis” (15 pages) are followed by the heart of the book, 246 pages in which 58 individual African countries are covered.

The “Tectonostratigraphic Synopsis,” listed above, is a geologic synthesis that covers all of Africa in 15 pages. As such, it is very broad, reflecting the very variable quality...

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