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2020

Earth Science: A Comprehensive Approach

Author : Adam Rush

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781641724685

The set of natural sciences which focuses on the planet Earth are known as earth science. It primarily deals with studying the physical characteristics of Earth. There are four major areas of study within

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2020

Essentials of Meteorology

Author : Brady Walton

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781641724692

Meteorology is a branch of atmospheric sciences which primarily deals with weather forecasting. Its constituents are atmospheric physics and atmospheric chemistry. The noticeable weather events which are

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2020

Handbook of Natural Hazards and Disasters

Author : Robinson Bird

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781641724708

A natural phenomenon which can have a negative impact on the environment or humans is known as a natural hazard. Such events are categorized into two types, namely, geophysical and biological. Geological

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2020

Introduction to Petrology

Author : George Hamill

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781641724715

The study of rocks along with the processes through which they are formed is conducted under the branch of geology known as petrology. There are three major subdivisions within petrology, namely, sedimentary,

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2020

Oceanography

Author : Wyatt Cox

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781641723848

Oceanography deals with the study of the physical and biological aspects of the ocean. It is a vast field that covers various topics such as geophysical fluid dynamics, ecosystem dynamics, waves, ocean

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2020

Sedimentology

Author : Amber Jenkins

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781641723862

The study of sediments like silt, sand and clay is referred to as sedimentology. It also studies the processes which result in their formation, transportation, deposition and diagenesis. The main types

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2019

An Introduction to Geology

Author : Eden Wilkins

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781641720854

Geology is the scientific study of the Earth's surface, its evolution and the processes that have led to its change. The demonstration of the age of the Earth, chronicling of the Earth's geological history,

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2019

Introduction to Physical Geography

Author : Travis Gardiner

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781641721257

Physical geography is a sub-field of geography that is concerned with the study of the natural environment like the hydrosphere, geosphere, atmosphere and biosphere. Earth's landforms, glaciers and ice

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2019

Introductory Geomorphology

Author : Greg Powell

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781641720984

Geomorphology studies the various physical, biological and chemical processes that act on the Earth's surface to create a variety of topographic and bathymetric features. The study of the origin and evolution

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2019

Spatial Analysis: Theory and Practice

Author : Lorenzo Jade

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781641720908

Spatial analysis refers to the set of analytical approaches and techniques concerned with the study of geographical elements and entities, and their geometric, geographical and topological properties.

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