Geomorphological Landscapes of the World by Piotr Migon (Ed.),Piotr Migon

By Piotr Migon (Ed.),Piotr Migon

Physical landscapes are the most interesting points of our Planet, which inform tales in regards to the evolution of the skin of the Earth. This e-book offers up to date information regarding the geomorphology of the chosen ‘classic’ websites from all over the world and indicates the diversity of geomorphological landscapes as moulded by way of diversified units of methods performing over varied timescales, from hundreds of thousands of years to days. the amount is written through approximately fifty geomorphologists from greater than twenty international locations who for a few years have researched a number of the distinct sceneries on this planet. The thirty six chapters current each one continent of the area. They describe landscapes of alternative starting place, in order that the reader can know about the complexity of procedures at the back of the sceneries. this can be a worthwhile reference ebook, linking geomorphology with worldwide tasks fascinated with nature conservation.

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