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Fundamentals of geophysics

Author: William Lowrie
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Combining both applied and theoretical aspects of the subject, this unique textbook presents a comprehensive overview of the fundamental principles of geophysics.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Lowrie
ISBN: 9780521859028 0521859026 9780521675963 0521675960
OCLC Number: 124025605
Notes: Previous edition: 1997.
Description: x, 381 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Preface; 1. The Earth as a planet; 2. Gravity and the figure of the Earth; 3. Seismology and the internal structure of the Earth; 4. Earth's age, thermal and electrical properties; 5. Geomagnetism and paleomagnetism; Index.
Responsibility: William Lowrie.
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