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The Resource The nature of earth : an introduction to geology, Parts I-III, John J. Renton

The nature of earth : an introduction to geology, Parts I-III, John J. Renton

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The nature of earth : an introduction to geology, Parts I-III
Title
The nature of earth
Title remainder
an introduction to geology
Title number
Parts I-III
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John J. Renton
Title variation
  • Nature of earth
  • Introduction to geology
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eng
Summary
Introduction of physical geology, the study of Earth's minerals, rocks, soils, and the processes that operate on them through time
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Renton, John J
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no index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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  • The great courses
  • Science & mathematics
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  • Geology
  • Earth sciences
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The nature of earth : an introduction to geology, Parts I-III, John J. Renton
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  • Issued with DVD
  • "Course guidebook."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 176-9)
Contents
Lecture 1. Origin of the universe -- Lecture 2. Origin of the solar system -- Lecture 3. Continental drift -- Lecture 4. Plate tectonics -- L:ecture 5. The formation of minerals -- Lecture 6. Classification of minerals -- Lecture 7. The identification of minerals -- Lecture 8. Kinds of rocks -- Lecture 9. Sedimentary rocks -- Lecture 10. Metamorphic rocks -- Lecture 11. Volcanic activity -- Lecture 12. Phases of volcanic activity -- Lecture 13. Hawaiian Islands and yellowstone Park -- Lecture 14. Mass wasting--gravity at work -- Lecture 15. Mass wasting processes -- Lecture 16. Weathering -- Lecture 17. Soils and the clay minerals -- Lecture 18. Climate and the type of soils -- Lecture 19. Streams--the major agent of erosion -- Lecture 20. Sculpting of the landscape -- Lecture 21. Stream erosion in arid regions -- Lecture 22. Ice sculpts the final scene -- Lecture 23. Groundwater -- Lecture 24. The Production of groundwater -- Lecture 25. Karst topography -- Lecture 26. Groundwater contamination -- Lecture 27. Rock deformation -- Lecture 28. The geologic structures -- Lecture 29. Faults and joints -- Lecture 30. Earthquakes -- Lecture 31. Damage from earthquakes -- Lecture 32. Seismology -- Lecture 33. The formation of mountains -- Lecture 34. Orogenic styles -- Lecture 35. Economic geology of coal -- Lecture 36. Economic geology of petroleum
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ocn309011448
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
iv, 181 p.
Isbn
9781598032215
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  • (Sirsi) 1175356
  • (OCoLC)309011448
Label
The nature of earth : an introduction to geology, Parts I-III, John J. Renton
Publication
Note
  • Issued with DVD
  • "Course guidebook."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 176-9)
Contents
Lecture 1. Origin of the universe -- Lecture 2. Origin of the solar system -- Lecture 3. Continental drift -- Lecture 4. Plate tectonics -- L:ecture 5. The formation of minerals -- Lecture 6. Classification of minerals -- Lecture 7. The identification of minerals -- Lecture 8. Kinds of rocks -- Lecture 9. Sedimentary rocks -- Lecture 10. Metamorphic rocks -- Lecture 11. Volcanic activity -- Lecture 12. Phases of volcanic activity -- Lecture 13. Hawaiian Islands and yellowstone Park -- Lecture 14. Mass wasting--gravity at work -- Lecture 15. Mass wasting processes -- Lecture 16. Weathering -- Lecture 17. Soils and the clay minerals -- Lecture 18. Climate and the type of soils -- Lecture 19. Streams--the major agent of erosion -- Lecture 20. Sculpting of the landscape -- Lecture 21. Stream erosion in arid regions -- Lecture 22. Ice sculpts the final scene -- Lecture 23. Groundwater -- Lecture 24. The Production of groundwater -- Lecture 25. Karst topography -- Lecture 26. Groundwater contamination -- Lecture 27. Rock deformation -- Lecture 28. The geologic structures -- Lecture 29. Faults and joints -- Lecture 30. Earthquakes -- Lecture 31. Damage from earthquakes -- Lecture 32. Seismology -- Lecture 33. The formation of mountains -- Lecture 34. Orogenic styles -- Lecture 35. Economic geology of coal -- Lecture 36. Economic geology of petroleum
Control code
ocn309011448
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
iv, 181 p.
Isbn
9781598032215
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1175356
  • (OCoLC)309011448

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