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Earth science

Author: Edward J Tarbuck; Frederick K Lutgens; Dennis Tasa
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. ; Harlow : Pearson Education, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 13th ed.View all editions and formats
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Ideal for undergraduates with little or no science background, 'Earth Science' is a student-friendly overview of our physical environment that offers balanced, up-to-date coverage of geology, oceanography, astronomy and meteorology. The authors focus on readability, with clear, example-driven explanations of concepts and events.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward J Tarbuck; Frederick K Lutgens; Dennis Tasa
ISBN: 9780321709967 0321709969 0321688503 9780321688507
OCLC Number: 727027969
Notes: Previous edition: 2009.
International editon.
Description: xxi, 740 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Unit 1. Earth Materials --
Unit 2. Sculpturing Earth's Surface --
Unit 3. Forces Within --
Unit 4. Deciphering Earth's History --
Unit 5. The Global Ocean --
Unit 6. Earth's Dynamic Atmosphere --
Unit 7. Earth's Place in the Universe.
Responsibility: Edward J. Tarbuck, Frederick K. Lutgens.

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Ideal for undergraduates with little or no science background, 'Earth Science' is a student-friendly overview of our physical environment that offers balanced, up-to-date coverage of geology, oceanography, astronomy and meteorology. The authors focus on readability, with clear, example-driven explanations of concepts and events.

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