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Published: 04 July 2013

672 Pages | Yes


ISBN: 9780199653065

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A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

Fourth Edition

Michael Allaby

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  • Over 7,500 clear and concise entries, covering the fields of geology and earth sciences
  • Fully revised and updated, including 150 new entries, with expanded coverage of geology and planetary geology
  • More than 130 line drawings complement definitions
  • Useful appendices include a revised geological time scale, an updated bibliography, stratigraphic units, lunar and Martian time scales, wind-strength scales, and SI units
  • Web links listed and regularly updated on a dedicated companion website

New to this Edition:

  • 150 new entries
  • Expanded coverage of geology and planetary geology terms

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