Making of the Earth: Geological Forces That Shape Our Planet By Jon Erickson and Donald R. Coates
November 2000 | ISBN-10: 0816042764 | 257 pages | PDF | 8.5 Mb
We live on a dynamic planet with diverse landforms and bodies of water and ice. The vast surface of the Earth is constantly changing. Making of the Earth provides the latest research in the study of the natural and man-made forces that influence the scope and shape of the planet. Among the topics covered are Arctic geology, coastal geography, continental formation, desert features, erosion, glacial landscapes, global tectonics, mountain ranges, riverine topography, tectonic processes, unique landforms, and volcanic terrain.