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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 23 new and published books in the subject of Geomorphology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Physical and Information Models in Geography (Routledge Revivals)

    By Richard Chorley, Peter Haggett

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1967, this book explores the theme of geographical generalization, or model building. It is composed of eight of the chapters from the original Models in Geography, published in 1967. The first chapter broadly outlines geographical generalization and examines the nature and...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management

    A Manual for Economic Appraisal

    By Edmund Penning-Rowsell, Sally Priest, Dennis Parker, Joe Morris, Sylvia Tunstall, Christophe Viavattene, John Chatterton, Damon Owen

    A new ‘Multi-Coloured Manual' This book is a successor to and replacement for the highly respected manual and handbook on the benefits of flood and coastal risk management, produced by the Flood Hazard Research Centre at Middlesex University, UK, with support from Defra and the Environment...

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. Practical Engineering Geology

    By Steve Hencher

    Series: Applied Geotechnics

    Steve Hencher presents a broad and fresh view on the importance of engineering geology to civil engineering projects. Practical Engineering Geology provides an introduction to the way that projects are managed, designed and constructed and the ways that the engineering geologist can contribute to...

    Published January 12th 2012 by CRC Press

  5. Fundamentals of Geomorphology

    3rd Edition

    By Richard Huggett

    Series: Routledge Fundamentals of Physical Geography

    This extensively revised, restructured, and updated edition continues to present an engaging and comprehensive introduction to the subject, exploring the world’s landforms from a broad systems perspective. It covers the basics of Earth surface forms and processes, while reflecting on the latest...

    Published March 16th 2011 by Routledge

  6. An approach to medium-term coastal morphological modelling

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Giles Lesser

    This thesis presents the implementation of fully three-dimensional sediment transport and morphological updating formulations within a proven three-dimensional hydrodynamic flow solver. The thesis briefly discusses the formulations used to model both suspended and bed-load transport of non-cohesive...

    Published January 14th 2010 by CRC Press

  7. The History of the Study of Landforms: Volume 1 - Geomorphology Before Davis (Routledge Revivals)

    or the Development of Geomorphology

    By Richard J. Chorley, Antony J. Dunn, Robert P. Beckinsale

    This re-issue, first published in 1964, is the first of a seminal series analysing the development of the study of landforms, from both the geographical and geological point of view, with especial emphasis upon fluvial geomorphology. Volume 1 treats the subject up to the first important...

    Published November 11th 2009 by Routledge

  8. The History of the Study of Landforms Volume 2

    The Life and Work of William Morris Davis

    By R. P. Beckinsale, R. J. Chorley, A J Dunn

    This volume is entirely devoted to the life and work of the world's most famous geomorphologist, William Morris Davis (1850-1934). It contains a treatment in depth of Davis' many contributions to the study of landforms including: the cycle of erosion denudation chronology arid and karst...

    Published November 11th 2009 by Routledge

  9. The History of the Study of Landforms (3 Vols) Routledge Revivals

    Or the Development of Geomorphology

    By R. J. Chorley, R. P. Beckinsale, A. J. Dunn

    Series: Routledge Revivals: The History of the Study of Landforms

    This Routledge Revivals set makes available for the first time as a collection the first three volumes of The History of the Study of Landforms or the Development of Geomorphology, the groundbreaking and definitive study in geomorphology compiled by Richard J. Chorley, Robert P. Beckinsale and...

    Published August 14th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Physical Geography: The Key Concepts

    By Richard John Huggett

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    Physical Geography: The Key Concepts is a thought-provoking and up-to-date introduction to the central ideas and debates within the field. It provides extended definitions of terms that are fundamental to physical geography and its many branches, covering topics such as: biogeography ecology...

    Published June 25th 2009 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Fundamentals of Fluvial Geomorphology, 2nd Edition
    By Ro Charlton
    To Be Published November 14th 2015

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