By William F. Ruddiman
Read Online or Download A Terra Transformada (Portuguese Edition) PDF
Best earth sciences books
Landslides have geological reasons yet might be caused via normal techniques (rainfall, snowmelt, erosion and earthquakes) or via human activities reminiscent of agriculture and building. study aimed toward greater realizing slope balance and failure has sped up lately, observed by means of simple box learn and numerical modeling of slope failure techniques, mechanisms of particles flow, and landslide factors and triggers.
This e-book provides the most recent study advancements in geoinformation technological know-how, which include all of the sub-disciplines of the topic, similar to: geomatic engineering, GIS, distant sensing, electronic photogrammetry, electronic cartography, etc.
The Geology of Australia presents a brilliant and informative account of the evolution of the Australian continent during the last 4400 million years. beginning with the Precambrian rocks that carry clues to the origins of lifestyles and the improvement of an oxygenated surroundings, it is going directly to conceal the nice and cozy seas, volcanism and episodes of mountain development, which shaped the jap 3rd of the Australian continent.
This twenty-sixth quantity of Geographers: Biobibliographical reports brings jointly essays on prime figures in time geography and neighborhood concept, on GIS, on local, cultural and political geography, on scriptural geography, old geography and method, and on African exploration. every one essay engages with the individual's contribution to geography, their works and their lives and the highbrow and social contexts during which they labored and which contributed to shaping them.
- Landslides and Engineered Slopes. Experience, Theory and Practice: Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Landslides (Napoli, Italy, 12-19 June 2016)
- Petroleum Geoscience: From Sedimentary Environments to Rock Physics
- Landscapes and Landforms of Hungary (World Geomorphological Landscapes)
- Precambrian Geology: The Dynamic Evolution of the Continental Crust (Academic Press geology series)
Extra info for A Terra Transformada (Portuguese Edition)
A Terra Transformada (Portuguese Edition) by William F. Ruddiman