The Facts on File Dictionary of Earth Science

The Facts on File Dictionary of Earth Science

by John O. E. Clark, Stella E. Stiegeler
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 081604287X

ISBN-13: 9780816042876

Pub. Date: 09/28/2000

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated

More than 3,000 entries explain key concepts in earth science, as well as physics, chemistry, biology, and mathematics. Helpful tables include chemical elements, earth measurements, the composition of seawater and the atmosphere, meteorological symbols, glacial periods, and more.
Among the topics covered are: Geomorphology
Mineralogy

Overview

More than 3,000 entries explain key concepts in earth science, as well as physics, chemistry, biology, and mathematics. Helpful tables include chemical elements, earth measurements, the composition of seawater and the atmosphere, meteorological symbols, glacial periods, and more.
Among the topics covered are: Geomorphology
Mineralogy
Climatology
Oceanography
Paleontology
Cartography
Soil science
And much more.

John O. E. is a science writer and editor and co-editor of the Facts On File Dictionary of Physics and the Facts On File Dictionary of Mathematics. Stella is a geographer who has contributed to a number of dictionaries and encyclopedias.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816042876
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/28/2000
Series:
Science Dictionary
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.28(h) x 1.17(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >