Weaver, Thomas. Dissenting Spirit; Thomas Weaver, Geologist and Mining Engineer (2018), by Peadar McArdle

Weaver, Thomas. Dissenting Spirit; Thomas Weaver, Geologist and Mining Engineer (2018), by Peadar McArdle

Liffey Press

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Weaver, Thomas. Dissenting Spirit; Thomas Weaver, Geologist and Mining Engineer (2018), by Peadar McArdle, Liffey Press, 1st edition, 290pp. Paperback in new condition.

Weaver (1773-1855), an English geologist worked in Ireland and Mexico as a mining engineer. He intervened controversially in the Great Devonian Controversy, citing parallel situations in Ireland. The author formerly was director of the Geological Survey of Ireland.