This text offers an integration of human-earth relationships, presenting information about the Earth's physical systems. The fourth edition includes a fully expanded and integrated Web site, and a CD-ROM containing 10 virtual field trips.
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From the very first page, the student is drawn into excitement of contemporary physical geography and the challenge of exploring the home planet. This text offers a distinctive integration of human-Earth relationships, an applied flavor, scientific correctness, and extraordinary currency. The new edition builds on the great success of the first two editions with its thorough, current coverage of physical geography. Geosystems presents the most up-to-date information about Earth's physical systems available in an introductory text--all viewed through the spatial analysis approach unique to physical geography. The text is supported by a superior cartographic and illustration program, including 210 new photographs, 80 remotely- sensed images, and 75 maps that have been re-rendered or are new to this edition.From the Back Cover:
Geosystmes is written, organized, and illustrated to give novices an accessible, systematic, and visually appealing start in physical geography. Virtual field trips: Alpine Glacier and Tundra, Geothermal, River Systems Features, Great Salt Lake/Basin and Range, Shorelines, Wetlands, Tectonics, Volcanics, Great Coastal Redwoods, and Landuse. For anyone interested in Physical Geography.
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Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1999. Textbook Binding. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0130108456
Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1999. Textbook Binding. Book Condition: New. 4. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0130108456
Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1999. Textbook Binding. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110130108456