Arid Zone Geomorphology
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Arid Zone Geomorphology

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Published by Halsted Pr .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Earth Sciences,
  • Science/Mathematics

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10340894M
ISBN 10047194775X
ISBN 109780471947752

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The new edition of Arid Zone Geomorphology aims to encapsulate the advances that have been made in recent years in the investigation and explanation of landforms and geomorphological processes in drylands. Building on the success of the previous t.   Not Available adshelp[at] The ADS is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX16AC86AAuthor: Michele L Clarke. This book examines the geomorphological processes that operate in arid zone environments. It includes new chapters on soils, the role of vegetation, groundwater as a geomorphological agent, dating changes in deserts, human influences and the geomorphic nature of the world's arid zones. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vi, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm: Contents: The nature of arid environments David S.G. Thomas --Weathering processes Andrew S. Goudie --Desert crusts and varnishes Andrew Watson --Slope and pediment systems Theodore M. Oberlander --Run-off generation and .