Glaciers & Glaciation. Twelfth Printing

By: BENN, Douglas I., and David J.A. EVANS EVANS, David J.A.

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BENN, Douglas I., and David J.A. EVANS. Glaciers & Glaciation. (London) : Hodder Arnold, (1998). Twelfth Printing. Pp (4),[v]-vii,(6),4-734. Illustrated. Index. Double Column. Large 8vo, illustrated blue card covers, letteredin white. Either directly or indirectly, glaciers and glaciation affect a large proportion of this planet's population. This text provides a synthesis of the nature, origin and behaviour of glacier systems and the geologicaland geomorphlological evidence for their former existence. It also feature s a collection of photographs, together with line diagrams. Contents : PartOne: Glaciers. 1. Glacier Systems. 2. Snow, Ice and Climate. 3. Glaciers a nd Meltwater. 4. Glacier Motion. 5. Subglacial Processes. 6. Supraglacial and Englacial Environments. 7. Terrestrial Ice-Marginal Environments. 8. Glacilacustrine and Glacimarine Environments. Part Two: Gl;aciation. 9. Erosional Forms and Landscapes. 10. Sediment Facies. 11. Sediment-Landform Associations. 12. Landsystems and Megageomorphology. App. I. Notations used in formulae. App. II. Grain size scales. Some highlighting in green, else very good. 30.00

Title: Glaciers & Glaciation. Twelfth Printing

Author Name: BENN, Douglas I., and David J.A. EVANS EVANS, David J.A.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Hodder Arnold, London, 1998, ISBN:9780340584316:

Seller ID: 113012

Keywords: NAUTICAL POLAR GLACIERS GLACIATION,