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Beaches and Coasts - 04 edition

by Richard A. Davis and Duncan Fitzgerald

Beaches and Coasts (ISBN10: 0632043083; ISBN13: 9780632043088)
ISBN13: 978-0632043088
ISBN10: 0632043083

Summary: Coastlines of the world are as diverse as any geological setting on Earth. Beaches and Coasts is an exciting and unique new textbook that provides an exhaustive treatment of the world's different coasts and details the highly varied processes that have shaped them.

Having conducted research on coastlines throughout the world, the authors draw on a wealth of experience that broadens the content of chapters and provides for numerous and varied examples. The ...show morebook furnishes a basic understanding of the tectonic framework, hydrographic regime, climatic setting, and geologic materials that determine the morphology of a coast. Individual chapters are devoted to major coastal environments such as barriers, tidal inlets, marshes, estuaries, lagoons, deltas, glaciated coasts, rocky coasts and many others.

Beaches and Coasts provides the necessary content for teaching a broad coastal geology course. Though designed for introductory students, its comprehensive treatment of coastal topics will make it appropriate for many upper level courses.

  • Exciting and unique textbook that provides an exhaustive treatment of the world's different coasts and details the highly varied processes that have shaped them.
  • The authors draw on a wealth of experience that broadens the content of chapters and provides for numerous and varied examples.
  • Provides a basic understanding of the tectonic framework, hydrographic regime, climatic setting, and geologic materials that determine the morphology of a coast.
  • Individual chapters are devoted to major coastal environments such as barriers, tidal inlets, marshes, estuaries, lagoons, deltas, glaciated coasts, rocky coasts, and many others.
  • Provides comprehensive content for teaching a broad coastal geology course for both introductory and upper level courses.
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Edition/Copyright: 04
Cover: Print On Demand
Publisher: Blackwell Science, Inc.
Published: 11/18/2003
International: No

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