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New and Published Books

  1. New Studies on Former and Recent Landscape Changes in Africa

    Palaeoecology of Africa 32

    Edited by Juergen Runge

    Series: Palaeoecology of Africa

    Volume 32 (2013) of the internationally recognized and acclaimed yearbook series ‘Palaeoecology of Africa’ publishes 9 new interdisciplinary scientific papers on former and recent landscape evolution and on past environments of the African continent (e.g. climate change, vegetation dynamics and...

    Published November 14th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Global View of Engineering Geology and the Environment

    Edited by Wu Faquan, Shengwen Qi

    Global View of Engineering Geology and the Environment contains selected papers from the International Symposium and 9th Asian Regional Conference of the International Association for Engineering Geology and the Environment (IAEG, Beijing, China, 24-25 September 2013). The book focusses on six...

    Published August 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. Biogeography and Biodiversity of Western Atlantic Mollusks

    By Edward J. Petuch

    Shallow water marine molluscan faunas are distributed in a pattern of distinct, geographically definable areas. This makes mollusks ideal for studying the distribution of organisms in the marine environment and the processes and patterns that control their evolution. Biogeography and Biodiversity...

    Published April 1st 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Coastal Erosion and Protection in Europe

    Edited by Enzo Pranzini, Allan Williams

    Europe has a long history of managing coastal erosion through a variety of protection strategies, from the defences of the Venice lagoons to coastal land reclamation in the Netherlands. This book provides a comprehensive review of the entire coastline of Europe and a comparative analysis of...

    Published February 24th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Soils and Human Health

    Edited by Eric C. Brevik, Lynn C. Burgess

    Despite the connections between soils and human health, there has not been a great amount of attention focused on this area when compared to many other fields of scientific and medical study. Soils and Human Health brings together authors from diverse fields with an interest in soils and human...

    Published December 11th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. Geomorphology

    By Mateo Gutierrez

    This book provides a detailed coverage of the landforms of Planet Earth and the processes that shaped them. The study of these morphologies, some of which formed during past geological periods under environmental conditions very different from those of today, makes it possible to reconstruct the...

    Published December 6th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Statistical Geoinformatics for Human Environment Interface

    By Wayne L. Myers, Ganapati P. Patil

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Applied Environmental Statistics

    Statistical Geoinformatics for Human Environment Interface presents two paradigms for studying both space and interface with regard to human/environment: localization and multiple indicators. The first approach localizes thematic targets by treating space as a pattern of vicinities, with the...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Mineralogy for Petrologists

    Optics, Chemistry and Occurrences of Rock-Forming Minerals

    By Michel Andre Demange

    Comprising a guidebook and a full color CD-ROM, this reference set offers illustrated essentials to study mineralogy, applied to petrology. While there are some excellent reference works available on this subject, this work is unique for its data richness and its visual character. With a collection...

    Published May 20th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Earth Science

    New Methods and Studies

    Edited by Roy H. Williams

    Earth science is a broad field of study that encompasses many different disciplines, including meteorology, climatology, and geology. The importance of the earth sciences—in predicting weather and climate, tracking pollution, drilling for petroleum, evaluating soil, and monitoring ground water—is...

    Published December 14th 2011 by Apple Academic Press

  10. Geology of North Africa

    By Edward Tawadros

    A reference volume on the geology of North Africa, this volume deals with Egypt, Libya, Algeria, Tunisia and Morocco. In great detail the geology, tectonic elements, the geology of the Pan-African Shield, the Phanerozoic geological evolution and most of the lithostratigrahpic units of the five...

    Published November 1st 2011 by CRC Press