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A dictionary of earth sciences, edited by Michael Allaby, (electronic book)

Label
A dictionary of earth sciences
Title
A dictionary of earth sciences
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Allaby
Title variation
Oxford dictionary of earth sciences
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Covers topics such as climatology, economic geology, geochemistry, oceanography, palaeontology, petrology, and volcanology. Includes entries on planetary science, remote sensing, statistics, and sequence stratigraphy, wind strength scales, material, temporal, and chronostratigraphic units, geologic, lunar, and Martian time scales
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
550.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QE5
LC item number
.D54 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Allaby, Michael
Series statement
Oxford paperback reference
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Earth sciences
  • Englisch
Target audience
specialized
Label
A dictionary of earth sciences, edited by Michael Allaby, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 647-654)
  • Includes web resources
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PREFACE TO THE FIRST EDITION; PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION; PREFACE TO THE THIRD EDITION; CONTRIBUTORS AND ADVISERS; A DICTIONARY OF EARTH SCIENCES: A-Z; APPENDICES; A. Stratigraphic Units as defined in the North American Stratigraphic Code, 1983; B. Time Scales; C. Wind Strength; D. SI Units, Conversions, and Multiples; E. List of Useful Websites (web-linked); BIBLIOGRAPHY
Control code
OROUK99211944
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
vii, 654 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780191726613
Lccn
2008411892
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A dictionary of earth sciences, edited by Michael Allaby, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 647-654)
  • Includes web resources
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PREFACE TO THE FIRST EDITION; PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION; PREFACE TO THE THIRD EDITION; CONTRIBUTORS AND ADVISERS; A DICTIONARY OF EARTH SCIENCES: A-Z; APPENDICES; A. Stratigraphic Units as defined in the North American Stratigraphic Code, 1983; B. Time Scales; C. Wind Strength; D. SI Units, Conversions, and Multiples; E. List of Useful Websites (web-linked); BIBLIOGRAPHY
Control code
OROUK99211944
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
vii, 654 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780191726613
Lccn
2008411892
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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