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1977      Field Guide To the Geology and Archaeology of the Uwharrie Volcanic Belt Central North Carolina. Paper presented to the Second Lithic Symposium on the Uwharrie Mountains.

Lawrence E. Abbott, Jr.
2004      An Assessment of Lithic Extraction Technology at Meta volcanic Quarry in the Slate Belt of North Carolina. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for American Archaeology in Montreal

Lynn S. Fichter
Declaration of Geology; July 2, 2004

Loren A. Raymond
1995      Petrology The study of Igneous Sedimentary Metamorphic Rocks. Wm. C. Brown, Dubuque, Iowa.

National Audubon Society
2000      National Audobon Society Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals. Alfred A. Knopf, New York.

Richard M. Busch (editor)
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Steponaitis, Vincas P. (editor), Theresa E. McReynolds (editor), Jeffrey D. Irwin (editor), and Christopher R. Moore (editor)
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Tarbuck, Edward J. and Frederick K. Lutgens
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Quick Study Academic
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