A guide to the world of rocks around us

2013-11-19 00:00

“ALL children collect rocks, but I was no more interested than any other child,” says Nick Norman, author of Geological Journeys (2006) and now Geology off the Beaten Track.

But Norman had an uncle who was a geologist and who lived in Canada. On a visit to Norman’s parents, he regaled the family with stories of his life and work, and something appealed to the romantic streak in Norman.

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