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Glossary of geology

Julia Jackson

Glossary of geology

by Julia Jackson

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Published in Springer .
Written in English


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ISBN 103540303022

Apr 28,  · The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritative 36,term Glossary Of Geology, to which nearly specialists from all fields of the geosciences contributed. Both the Glossary and this Dictionary were prepared as a service of the American Geological Institute, a federation of geoscience societies united to provide Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. From "Aa" to "Zweikanter," this popular dictionary has now been revised and updated. This edition includes over 1, new terms plus: accurate definitions without technical jargon -many word origins -hyphenation and pronunciation guide -commonly used abbreviations -a geologic time and life chart The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritative 36,term "Glossary Of.

The Glossary has expanded coverage particularly in such active fields as carbonate sedimentology, environmental geology and geophysics, GIS, GPS, hydrology and hydraulics, marine and coastal geology, organic geochemistry, paleoecology, seismology, stratigraphic nomenclature, speleology and karst, and structural geology and tectonics. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

The American Geological Institute's Dictionary of Geological Terms, Third Edition, edited by Robert L. Bates and Julia A. Jackson. Definitions for over geological terms, including word origin and pronunciation guide for many of those terms. Includes a geologic time scale and development of life chart. A 5 1/4" x 8" paperback with pages. The Glossary has expanded coverage particularly in such active fields as carbonate sedimentology, environmental geology and geophysics, GIS, GPS, hydrology and hydraulics, marine and coastal geology, organic geochemistry, paleoecology, seismology, stratigraphic nomenclature, speleology and karst, and structural geology and vassilyk.com: Julia A. Jackson.


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