Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology, 13th edition
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Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology brings Earth to life with its no-nonsense, friendly writing, excellent illustrations, and a modular learning path.
Published by Pearson (July 1st 2019) - Copyright © 2020
Subject: Geology & Earth Science
Category: Physical Geology
Table of contents
1. An Introduction to Geology
2. Plate Tectonics: A Scientific Revolution Unfolds
3. Matter and Minerals
4. Igneous Rocks and Intrusive Activity
5. Volcanoes and Volcanic Hazards
6. Weathering and Soils
7. Sedimentary Rocks
8. Metamorphism and Metamorphic Rocks
9. Geologic Time
11. Earthquakes and Earthquake Hazards
12. Earth's Interior
13. Origin and Evolution of the Ocean Floor
14. Mountain Building
15. Mass Movement: The Work of Gravity
16. Running Water
18. Glaciers and Glaciation
19. Deserts and Winds
21. Global Climate Change
22. Earth's Evolution Through Geologic Time
23. Energy and Mineral Resources
24. Touring Our Solar System
Appendix: Metric and English Units Compared
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