About this book
Fully revised and updated, this new 4th edition includes 150 new entries, with expanded coverage of geology and planetary geology. Contains over 7,500 entries in total, all of which are clear and concise and some of which are complemented by useful line drawings. 'I marvel at how the editors have compressed so much so clearly' "Nature"
The Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences covers geology and related areas including planetary science, volcanology, palaeontology, and mineralogy. The new edition is thoroughly updated, with 150 new entries and numerous web links that are listed and regularly updated on a companion website.
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