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Earth sciences & geology

Colliding Continents: A Geological Exploration of the Himalaya, Karakoram, and Tibet

ISBN : 9780199653003

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¥4,565
Author: 
Mike Searle
Pages
464 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
181 x 253 mm
Pub date
Mar 2013
The crash of the Indian plate into Asia is the biggest known collision in geological history, and it continues today. The result is the Himalaya and Karakoram - one of the largest mountain ranges on E ... Read more

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Computational Seismology: A Practical Introduction

ISBN : 9780198717416

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¥5,753
Author: 
Heiner Igel
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
189 x 246 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
This book is an introductory text to a range of numerical methods used today to simulate time-dependent processes in Earth science, physics, engineering, and many other fields. The physical problem of ... Read more

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Computational Seismology: A Practical Introduction

ISBN : 9780198717409

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¥11,506
Author: 
Heiner Igel
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
189 x 246 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
This book is an introductory text to a range of numerical methods used today to simulate time-dependent processes in Earth science, physics, engineering, and many other fields. The physical problem of ... Read more

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Continents and Supercontinents

ISBN : 9780195165890

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¥10,934
Author: 
John J. W. Rogers; M. Santosh
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
185 x 260 mm
Pub date
Aug 2004
To this day, there is a great amount of controversy about where, when and how the so-called supercontinents--Pangea, Godwana, Rodinia, and Columbia--were made and broken. Continents and Supercontinent ... Read more

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Deltas and Humans: A Long Relationship Now Threatened by Global Change

ISBN : 9780199764174

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¥9,702
Author: 
Thomas S. Bianchi
Pages
184 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2016
Humans have had a long relationship with the ebb and flow of tides on river deltas around the world. The fertile soils of river deltas provided early human civilizations with a means of farming crops ... Read more

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Deserts: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199564309

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¥1,628
Author: 
Nick Middleton
Pages
152 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 174 mm
Pub date
Nov 2009
Series
Very Short Introductions
Explores the extraordinary nature of the desert and its landscape Written by a scholar with an international reputation in the field Demonstrates the great variety within deserts, their climate ... Read more

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Disaster by Choice: How our actions turn natural hazards into catastrophes

ISBN : 9780198841340

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¥3,102
Author: 
Ilan Kelman
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 216 mm
Pub date
Feb 2020
Offers an uncomfortable truth, that the majority of 'natural disasters' are created or exacerbated by human choices Explores how we can and should act to stop people dying when nature unleashes i ... Read more

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Earth System Science: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198718871

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¥1,628
Author: 
Tim Lenton
Pages
152 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 174 mm
Pub date
Feb 2016
Series
Very Short Introductions
Introduces Earth System Science as an important and growing interdisciplinary area of research Traces how Earth System Science has emerged as a field in its own right since the 1960s alongside co ... Read more

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Encyclopedia of Climate and Weather (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199765324

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¥69,300
Author: 
Dr Stephen H Schneider;Michael Mastrandrea; Terry L Root
Pages
1488 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
239 x 295 mm
Pub date
Jul 2011
For most of history, humans have made every possible effort to accurately foretell the weather, evolving from the use of guesswork, rule of thumb, and signs in the sky to the development of contempora ... Read more

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Environmental Protection: What Everyone Needs to Know®

ISBN : 9780190223076

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¥2,420
Author: 
Pamela Hill
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Mar 2017
Series
What Everyone Needs to Know
Explains scientific, legal, and economic aspects of environmental protection through concrete examples and provocative reflections Discusses highly-debated current issues such as the Flint, Michi ... Read more

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