Essential Atlas of Physical Geography

Essential Atlas of Physical Geography

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This handsome reference volume combines text, color photos, and vivid illustrations to describe the Earth's land and water formations. It explains the action of tectonic plates and the formation of the Earth's continents, and continues with descriptions of rock and crystal formations, volcanic activity, and climatology. Sections that follow explain the science of modern weather forecasting, show life forms in the oceans, and summarize the natural formation of earth features, which include mountains, rivers, glaciers, deserts, and rain forests. This book concludes with sections describing human effects on the planet and giving a brief history of map-making. Here is the newest title in Barron's valuable series of science atlases, designed for home, classroom, and library.
Publisher: Hauppauge, N.Y. : Barron's Educational Series, 2003
Edition: 1st English-language ed. for the U.S. and Canada. --
ISBN: 9780764125119
0764125117
Branch Call Number: 910.02 Ess
Characteristics: 96 p. : col. ill., col. maps
Additional Contributors: Tola, Jose
Parramon Ediciones
Alternative Title: Physical geography

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