Michael Allaby, "Dictionary of Earth Sciences, 3 edition"
2008 | ISBN: 0199211949 | 672 pages | PDF | 5,3 MB
This leading dictionary–now in its third edition–offers wide-ranging and authoritative coverage of the earth sciences and related topics. In more than 6,250 clear and accessible entries, it covers geology, oceanography, paleontology, mineralogy, volcanology, and planetary science as well as climatology, geochemistry, and petrology. The third edition is fully updated and includes additional coverage of process geomorphology and physical geography, plus more than 50 new line drawings to accompany descriptions of forms and processes.