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Publisher: US National Aeronautics and Space Admin
Keywords: earth, sun, system, space, guide
Number of Pages: 311
Published: 2009-11-30
List price: $66.00
ISBN-10: 0160838088
ISBN-13: 9780160838088

Author: Larry L. Rasmusse
Publisher: Orbis Book
Keywords: earth, justice, ecology, ethics, community
Number of Pages: 376
Published: 1997-10-16
List price: $30.00
ISBN-10: 1570751862
ISBN-13: 9781570751868

Author: Randy Frahm
Publisher: Creative Educatio
Keywords: earth, life, lifeviews, oceans, lifeblood
Number of Pages: 25
Published: 2002-08-31
List price: $27.10
ISBN-10: 158341021X
ISBN-13: 9781583410219

Author: Jon Erickso
Publisher: Facts on File
Keywords: earth, living, mysteries, unraveling, tectonics, plate
Number of Pages: 320
Published: 2001-05-01
List price: $55.00
ISBN-10: 0816043272
ISBN-13: 9780816043279

For anyone who is interested in developments in the study of the Earth’s structure, Plate Tectonics offers a full understanding of the theory that provides a single guiding principle to the earth’s geological history. Beginning with a historical overview of plate tectonic theory in this century, the book describes in clear, non-technical language how plate tectonics work, how it affected evolution and extinction, and what the future holds. Coverage includes: - Seafloor Spreading - Mountain Building - The Rock Cycle - Tectonics and the Environment - Tectonics in Space - Continental

Author: Anne Welsbacher
Publisher: Lerner Publications
Keywords: earth, living, saving, design, friendly
Number of Pages: 72
Published: 2008-10
List price: $30.60
ISBN-10: 0822575647
ISBN-13: 9780822575641

Author: S. Carey
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Keywords: earth, sciences, dogma, universe, theories, history
Number of Pages: 436
Published: 1988-03-01
List price: $77.95
ISBN-10: 0804713642
ISBN-13: 9780804713641

Author: Claudio Vita-Finzi
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Keywords: earth, sciences, monitoring
Number of Pages: 189
Published: 2003-02-06
List price: $24.95
ISBN-10: 0195219406
ISBN-13: 9780195219401

Monitoring the Earth is the first book to review the recent advances in satellite technology, computing and mass spectrometry that are opening up completely new avenues of enquiry to Earth scientists. Among the geological changes that were previously considered too slow or too extensive for direct measurements and that can now be monitored directly are continental displacements, mountain uplift, the growth and decay of icesheets adn claciers, the faulting and folding of rocks, the progress of weathering and sedimentation, and the growth of coral reefs. In addition to these developments, the bo
  
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