Arid and Semi-Arid Geomorphology by Andrew S. Goudie

By Andrew S. Goudie

in line with 4 a long time of analysis by means of Professor Andrew Goudie, this quantity offers a state of the art synthesis of our realizing of wilderness geomorphology. It offers a really foreign standpoint, with examples from worldwide. widely referenced and illustrated, it covers such issues because the significance of earlier climatic adjustments, the variety of other barren region environments, rock breakdown, wind erosion and dirt typhoon new release, sand dunes, fluvial and slope kinds and techniques, the function of the utilized geomorphologist in barren region improvement and conservation, and the Earth as an analogue for different planetary our bodies. This booklet is destined to develop into the vintage quantity on arid and semi-arid geomorphology for complex scholars and researchers in actual geography, geomorphology, Earth technology, sedimentology, environmental technology and archaeology.

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