eBook Treatise on Geophysics, 2nd Edition

  • Gerald Schubert
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  • ISBN-10: 0444538038
  • ISBN-13: 9780444538031
  • DDC: 550
  • Grade Level Range: 11th Grade - College Senior
  • 5404 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released July 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015
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Overview

Treatise on Geophysics, Second Edition is a comprehensive and in-depth study of the physics of the Earth beyond what any geophysics text has provided previously. Provides fundamental and state-of-the-art discussion of all aspects of geophysics. Includes a new volume on Near Surface Geophysics that discusses the role of geophysics in the exploitation and conservation of natural resources and the assessment of degradation of natural systems by pollution.

Features and Benefits

  • New material is also presented on the uses of Earth gravity measurements.
  • A highlight of the second edition is a new volume on Near Surface Geophysics that discusses the role of geophysics in the exploitation and conservation of natural resources and the assessment of degradation of natural systems by pollution.

What's New

  • Additional features include new material in the Planets and Moon, Mantle Dynamics, Core Dynamics, Crustal and Lithosphere Dynamics, Evolution of the Earth, and Geodesy volumes.