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The Resource Physical geography : an introduction to earth environments, Michael Bradshaw, Ruth Weaver

Physical geography : an introduction to earth environments, Michael Bradshaw, Ruth Weaver

Label
Physical geography : an introduction to earth environments
Title
Physical geography
Title remainder
an introduction to earth environments
Statement of responsibility
Michael Bradshaw, Ruth Weaver
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TOC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradshaw, Michael J.
Dewey number
910/.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GB54.5
LC item number
.B73 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Weaver, Ruth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Physical geography
Target audience
adult
Label
Physical geography : an introduction to earth environments, Michael Bradshaw, Ruth Weaver
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Part 1. Foundations of physical geography : The study of earth environments -- The physical geographer at work -- Part 2. The atmosphere ocean environment : Composition and structure of the atmosphere and oceans -- Heat and temperature -- Winds and oceans currents -- Atmospheric moisture in the hydrologic cycle -- Weather systems -- Climatic environments -- Changing cliamtes -- Part 3. The soild earth environment : The layered planet -- Plate tectonics -- Major landforms -- Part 4. The surface relief environment : Weathering and mass movements -- Running water and fluvial landforms -- Ice, Glacial and periglacial landforms -- Wind and aeolian landforms -- The sea and coastal landforms -- The evolution of landforms -- Part 5. The living organism environment : Ecosystem structure and process -- Soil structure, processes, and environment -- Biomes
Control code
000009519669
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
IE international ed.
Extent
xv, 640 p.
Isbn
9780801672392
Lccn
92033499
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)26858134
Label
Physical geography : an introduction to earth environments, Michael Bradshaw, Ruth Weaver
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Part 1. Foundations of physical geography : The study of earth environments -- The physical geographer at work -- Part 2. The atmosphere ocean environment : Composition and structure of the atmosphere and oceans -- Heat and temperature -- Winds and oceans currents -- Atmospheric moisture in the hydrologic cycle -- Weather systems -- Climatic environments -- Changing cliamtes -- Part 3. The soild earth environment : The layered planet -- Plate tectonics -- Major landforms -- Part 4. The surface relief environment : Weathering and mass movements -- Running water and fluvial landforms -- Ice, Glacial and periglacial landforms -- Wind and aeolian landforms -- The sea and coastal landforms -- The evolution of landforms -- Part 5. The living organism environment : Ecosystem structure and process -- Soil structure, processes, and environment -- Biomes
Control code
000009519669
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
IE international ed.
Extent
xv, 640 p.
Isbn
9780801672392
Lccn
92033499
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)26858134

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