Each chapter of this work is introduced with an up-to-date satellite image of the subject covered. The book includes coverage of discoveries on Europa and Ganymede, and the possibility of bacteria on Mars, along with discussions of Cretaceous-Tertiary extinctions. There is an emphasis on Earth as a system, and the role of ocean-atmosphere system and global climate.
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Earth's Dynamic Systems, Ninth Edition uses the hydrologic system and the tectonic system as the foundation to help build an understanding of physical geology.
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Book Description Prentice Hall (a Pearson Educa, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110023493607
Book Description Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education company). Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0023493607 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW4.0004183