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by Timothy Kusky

Author: Timothy Kusky
Language: English
Publisher: VIVA BOOKS (2006)
Category: Reference
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In addition to 700 cross-referenced entries, Kusky (natural sciences, St. Louis . presents 19 essays, interspersed throughout the text which discuss topics such as the formation of Earth and the solar system, life on Mars, coping with the sea level rise in coastal cities, and earthquake warning systems. Entries are arranged alphabetically and range in length from 100 to 2,500 words. They cover concepts, theories and hypotheses, places, events, the major periods of geological time, history, technology, organizations, and people who have made significant contributions to the.

Timothy Kusky holds a P. Kusky is also the author of Facts on File's acclaimed Encyclopedia of Earth Science. degree in Earth and planetary sciences from Johns Hopkins University, and is the Paul C. Reinert Endowed Professor of Natural Sciences at Saint Louis University in Missouri and the Director of the Center for Environmental Sciences in St. Series: Science Encyclopedia.

This new encyclopedia from the Facts On File Science Library offers approximately 700 alphabetically arranged . Earth science includes weather, so there are many entries for weather terms. One of the feature essays is on tsunamis, an eerily timely topic

This new encyclopedia from the Facts On File Science Library offers approximately 700 alphabetically arranged entries ranging from one paragraph to a few pages and covering earth science subdisciplines (hydrology, oceanography, and so on) as well as concepts, theories and hypotheses, places, events, geological time periods, history, technology, and key individuals. One of the feature essays is on tsunamis, an eerily timely topic. Several entries discuss how scientists are getting better at predicting such natural disasters as earthquakes, flash floods, avalanches, and hurricanes.

No part of this book may be reproduced or utilized in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or by any information storage or retrieval systems, without permission in writing from the publisher. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index.

Encyclopedia of Earth Science by. Timothy Kusky.

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At the end of your life, you will never regret not having passed one more test, not winning one more verdict or not closing one more deal. You will regret time not spent with a husband, a friend, a child, or a parent.

Alan S CollinsDept Paleoproterozoic tectonic evolution of the North China Craton. TM Kusky, J Li. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 22 (4), 383-397, 2003.

Paleoproterozoic tectonic evolution of the North China Craton. Accretionary orogens through Earth history. PA Cawood, A Kröner, WJ Collins, TM Kusky, WD Mooney, BF Windley. Geological Society, London, Special Publications 318 (1), 1-36, 2009.

Encyclopedia of Earth Science provides a broad scope of important subjects in the field of Earth science - hydrology, structural geology, petrology, isotope geology, geochemistry, geomorphology, and oceanography

Encyclopedia of Earth Science provides a broad scope of important subjects in the field of Earth science - hydrology, structural geology, petrology, isotope geology, geochemistry, geomorphology, and oceanography. Containing approximately 700 entries, 19 prose essays, 110 line illustrations, and 100 black-and-white photographs, this comprehensive encyclopedia is perfect for high school and early college students.

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