The beach book : science of the shore (Book, 2012) []
skip to content
The beach book : science of the shore Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

The beach book : science of the shore

Author: Carl Heywood Hobbs
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Heywood Hobbs
ISBN: 9780231160544 0231160542 9780231160551 0231160550
OCLC Number: 820650807
Notes: Bibliogr. p. 175-182.
Description: 1 v. (195 p.) : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Beaches ; Wind ; Waves ; Tides ; Sediments ; Barrier islands and tidal inlets ; Sand dunes and salt marshes ; Sea level and sea-level rise ; Storms and storm surge ; Erosion and shore protection.
Responsibility: Carl H. Hobbs.
More information:


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

...interesting to anyone curious about the science of the shore. Library Journal ...for the serious minded beachgoer... Los Angeles Times Fascinating phenomena - from surf beat, edge waves and beach Read more...

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.