Summary: For introductory courses in Earth Science in departments of Geology, Geography, and Atmospheric Sciences.
This tenth edition of Earth Science offers a user-friendly overview of our physical environment with balanced, up-to-date coverage of geology, oceanography, astronomy, and meteorology. The emphasis is on readability, with clear example-driven explanations refined by over twenty years of instructor and student feedback. The text takes full advantage of t ...show morehe subject's visual appeal, with discussions reinforced by incredible color photos and superb illustrations by highly respected Earth Science illustrator Dennis Tasa. A tightly integrated media package further enhances students' understanding of Earth Science. ...show less