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The soils of Italy

Author: Edoardo A C Costantini; Carmelo Dazzi
Publisher: Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2013.
Series: World soils book series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Soils of Italy is the first comprehensive book on Italian pedology in seventy years. Taking advantage of the authors' large experience and of the most up-to-date information and technology, this book treats the main soil types of Italy, their diffusion, their functions, ecological use, and the threats to which they are subjected during centuries of intensive management. It also deals with future scenarios of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Soils of Italy.
Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2013
(OCoLC)812689126
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edoardo A C Costantini; Carmelo Dazzi
ISBN: 9789400756427 9400756429
OCLC Number: 835633319
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Research in Pedology: A Historical Perspective / Costanza Calzolari --
Climate and Pedoclimate of Italy / Edoardo A.C. Costantini, Maria Fantappié, Giovanni L'Abate --
Geology and Geomorphology / Claudio Bini --
Vegetation and Land Use / Andrea Giordano --
Time as a Soil Forming Factor and Age of Italian Soils / Stefano Carnicelli, Edoardo A.C. Costantini --
Pedodiversity / Edoardo A.C. Costantini, Roberto Barbetti, Maria Fantappiè --
Soil Functions and Ecological Services / Anna Benedetti, Maria Teresa Dell'Abate, Rosario Napoli --
Soil Threats / Carmelo Dazzi, Giuseppe Lo Papa --
Italian Soil Management from Antiquity to Nowadays / Giuseppe Corti, Stefania Cocco, Giorgia Brecciaroli, Alberto Agnelli --
Soils in Urban Areas / Franco Ajmone Marsan, Ermanno Zanini --
Future Soil Issues / Fabio Terribile, Angelo Basile, Antonello Bonfante, Antonio Carbone.
Series Title: World soils book series.
Responsibility: edited by Edoardo A.C. Costantini, Carmelo Dazzi.

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With detailed data on soil composition throughout Italy, this study has the most up-to-date analysis of typologies, distribution, properties, functionality and ecological services. It includes  Read more...

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