Geology CSS Syllabus Suggested Readings


S.No. Title Author
1. Physical Geology Charles Plummer, David McGeary, Diane Carlson,
2. Physical Geology Charles (Carlos) Plummer, Diane Carlson
3. Principles of Physical Geology Holmes, A
4. Principles of Paleontology Raup, D.M. & Stanley, S.M
5. Vertebrate Paleontology Romer, A.S
6. Invertebrate Paleontology and evolution Clarkson, E.N.K
7. Stratigraphy of Pakistan Shah,  S.M.I.
8. Principles of Sedimentology and Stratigraphy Boggs, S
9. Stratigraphy and historical geology of Pakistan Kazmi, A.H and Abbasi, I.A
10. Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology Best, M.G.,
11. Introduction to Optical Mineralogy Nesse, W.D
12. An Atlas of Minerals in Thin Section Schulze, D.J.,
13. Minerals and Rocks Klein, C.,
14. Mineral Characterisation and Processing Mohapatra, B.K., Misra, V
15. Principles of Mineralogy William. H.B.,
16. Mineralogy Perkins, D
17. Plate Tectonics – Geodynamics Moores, E.M. & Twiss, R.J
18. Structural Geology of Rocks and Regions George H. Davis, Stephen J. Reynolds, Charles F. Kluth
19. Structural Geology Twiss, R.J. & Moores, E.M.,
20. Carbonate Sedimentology Tucker, M.E. & Wright, V.P
21. Applied Sedimentology Selly, R.C.,
22. Petrology of Sedimentary Rocks Boggs Jr. S
23. Sedimentary Rocks Pettijohn, F.J
24. Introduction to Applied Geophysics Burger  R.H., Sheehan, A. & Jones, C
25. Geophysical Methods in Geology Sharma, P.V
26. The Solid Earth: An Introduction to Global Geophysics Fowler, CMR
27. Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology Best, M.G
28. Petrology: Igneous, Sedimentary, & Metamorphic Blatt, H., Tracy, R.& Owens,


29. Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology Best, M.G.,
30. Petrology: Igneous, Sedimentary, & Metamorphic Blatt, H., Tracy, R. & Owens,


31. Metamorphic Petrology Turner, F.J.,
32. Sequence Stratigraphy Emery, D. & Myers, K.J.,
33. Elements of Petroleum Geology Richard C. Selley,
34. Petroleum Geology North, F.K.,
35. Geology of Pakistan Bender, F.K.  & Raza, H.A.,
36. Engineering Geology: Principles and Practice David George Price, Michael de Freitas
37. Engineering Geology F G Bell
38. Fundamentals of Engineering Geology Bell,  F.A.G.,
39. Environmental Geology Montgomery, C.W.,
40. Geology of Himalaya, Karakuram, Hindukush in Pakistan Tahirkheli, R.A.K.,
41. Geology of Pakistan Bender, F.K. & Raza,
42. Stratigraphy and Historical Geology of Pakistan Kazmi, A.H and Abbasi, I.A
43. Economic Geology: Principles and Practice Walter L. Pohl
44. Directory of Mineral Deposits of Pakistan Zaki, A.,
45. An Introduction to Ore Geology Evans, A.M.,
46. Metallogeny and Mineral Deposits of Pakistan Kazmi, A.H. & Abbas, S.G.,
47. Introduction to Mineral Exploration Moon, C.J., Whateley, M.K.G.

and Evans, A.M.

48. Energy Resources Brown and Skipsy
49. Pakistan Energy Yearbook 2012 Ministry of Petroleum and

Natural Resources

Hydrocarbon Development

Institute of Pakistan.


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