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The Oxford companion to the Earth [electronic resource] / editors, Paul L. Hancock and Brian J. Skinner ; associate editor, David L. Dineley ; subject editors, Alastair G. Dawson K. Vala Ragnarsdottir, Iain S. Stewart.

Hancock, Paul L. (Added Author). Skinner, Brian J., 1928- (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780191727535 (ebook) :
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (x, 1174p.) : ill., maps.
  • Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2000.

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General Note:
Available through Oxford Reference
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
This reference work, offers coverage of the earth sciences, from volcanoes to flood plains, diamonds to meteors, deserts to deep seas. All aspects of geology, including climatology, mineralogy and oceanography, are covered.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Earth sciences > Encyclopedias.

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