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Earth sciences & geology

Planetary Atmospheres

ISBN : 9780199547425

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¥15,334
Author: 
F. W. Taylor
Pages
280 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
195 x 251 mm
Pub date
Aug 2010
The emphasis of this book is on comparative aspects of planetary atmospheres, generally meaning comparison with the Earth, including atmospheric composition, thermal structure, cloud properties, dynam ... Read more

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Plate Tectonics: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198728269

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¥1,628
Author: 
Peter Molnar
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
114 x 174 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
Series
Very Short Introductions
A succinct and authoritative account of the nature and mechanisms of plate tectonics Explains how data on plate tectonics is obtained Explores the evolution of the concept of contiental drift a ... Read more

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Principles of Mathematical Petrophysics

ISBN : 9780199978045

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¥22,330
Author: 
John H. Doveton
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 242 mm
Pub date
Oct 2014
Series
International Association for Mathematical Geology Studies in Mathematical Geology
The pioneering work of Gus Archie moved log interpretation into log analysis with the introduction of the equation that bears his name. Subsequent developments have mixed empiricism, physics, mathemat ... Read more

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Radiation and Climate: Atmospheric Energy Budget from Satellite Remote Sensing

ISBN : 9780199697144

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¥10,593
Author: 
Ilias Vardavas; Frederic Taylor
Pages
512 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 229 mm
Pub date
Oct 2011
Series
International Series of Monographs on Physics
Radiation theory and measurements are at the core of the climate change debate. This new book describes in detail the basic physics used in the radiative transfer codes that are a key part of climate ... Read more

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Revolutions That Made the Earth

ISBN : 9780199587049

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¥7,392
Author: 
Tim Lenton; Andrew Watson
Pages
440 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 241 mm
Pub date
Jan 2011
The Earth that sustains us today was born out of a few remarkable, near-catastrophic revolutions, started by biological innovations and marked by global environmental consequences. The revolutions hav ... Read more

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Revolutions That Made the Earth

ISBN : 9780199673469

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¥4,653
Author: 
Tim Lenton; Andrew Watson
Pages
440 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
157 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2013
The Earth that sustains us today was born out of a few remarkable, near-catastrophic revolutions, started by biological innovations and marked by global environmental consequences. The revolutions hav ... Read more

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Rivers: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199588671

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¥1,628
Author: 
Nick Middleton
Pages
152 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
113 x 174 mm
Pub date
Apr 2012
Series
Very Short Introductions
Wide-ranging account of the impact of rivers on land, human history, animal and plants, and in artistic expression Explores the cultural resonances of rivers with their own myths and romance Co ... Read more

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Rocks: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198725190

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¥1,628
Author: 
Jan Zalasiewicz
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 173 mm
Pub date
Dec 2016
Series
Very Short Introductions
Looks at how rocks are formed, how they evolve, and how we can examine and glean histories from them Covers metamorphic, igneous, and sedimentary rock, as well as minerals Explores how rocks fe ... Read more

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Sand and Silicon: Science That Changed the World

ISBN : 9780199640270

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¥7,854
Author: 
Denis McWhan
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 237 mm
Pub date
Feb 2012
This is a story about sand and how science and silicon changed our lives. Over the last century, science taught us how to take this most common material and create the products on which we depend. I ... Read more

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Savannas: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198717225

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¥1,628
Author: 
Peter A. Furley
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
114 x 174 mm
Pub date
Jun 2016
Series
Very Short Introductions
Explains the nature and variety of the vegetation, wildlife, and environments of tropical savannas Discusses the evolution of savannas and their role in the emergence and distribution of human po ... Read more

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