Including more than 8,000 essential terms and definitions in the earth sciences, this comprehensive dictionary offers professionals, teachers, students, and general readers with an interest in earth science a complete and handy source for the latest terminology used in the fields of climatology, geochemistry, geodesy, geography, geophysics, hydrlogy, mapping, meterology, oceanograhy, and paleontology. Userful appendices are also provided.
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Including more than 8500 definitions in the earth sciences, this comprehensive dictionary offers a complete and handy source for terminology used in the fields of climatology; geochemistry; geodesy; geography; geophysics; hydrology; mapping; meterology; oceanography; and palaeontology.From the Back Cover:
Authoritative, Comprehensive, current Carefully reviewed to ensure its accuracy, clarity, and completeness, the McGraw-Hill dictionary of Earth Sciences puts a wealth of essential information at your fingertips. Whether you're a professional, a student, a writer, or a general reader with science curiosity, this comprehensive resource defines the current language of earth science and gives you a better understanding of the ideas and concepts you need to know. The McGraw-HIll Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms is the universal reference choice for the international scientific community--researchers, scientists, engineers, technicians, educators, and writers--and general readers with an interest in science.
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