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Glacial Systems An Approach to Glaciers and Their Environments

By: Andrews, J T

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Duxbury Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16865

ISBN: 0878120715

Condition: Very Good


191pp, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. Internally clean. Glaciers, their environments, and the essential role they play in the physical world. View more info

The Cycle of Erosion in Different Climates

By: Birot, Pierre

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Batsford: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16867

Condition: Good


Translated by C. Ian Jackson and Keith M Clayton. 144p, Complete dustjacket with a little wear to the corners. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's small name stamp to the flyleaf, extensive pencil marginal notes, some of them uncomplimentary, by a fellow expert on morphology, otherwise clean. View more info

Land Degradation and Society

By: Blaikie, Piers and Brookfield, Harold et al

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Methuen: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16871

ISBN: 0416401503

Condition: Fine


296p, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. Using the approach of regional political ecology to find solutions to the problems of why land management so often fails to prevent soil erosion, and who these problems affect most. View more info

Hillslope Form and Process

By: Carson, M A and Kirkby, M J

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Cambridge: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16881

ISBN: 052108234X

Condition: Good


A heavy book of 475pp. Complete illustrated dustjacket, a little rubbed to the edges. B + w illustrations. Pencil underlining to a few pages, otherwise internally clean. Only by making a synthesis of quantitative process studies and relating them to the development of slope forms can the shape of the landscape be understood and the separate effects of lithology and climate assessed. View more info

Landslides Causes Consequences and Environment

By: Crozier, Michael J

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Routledge: 1989

Seller ID: 16854

ISBN: 0415039673

Condition: Very Good


252pp, brown boards with a light mark to the front, gilt title. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. Landslides, their causes such as water movement and climate and their consequences in landform evolution and human terms. View more info

Geomorphological Processes

By: Derbyshire, E and Gregory, K J and Hails, J R

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Dawson Westview Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16794

ISBN: 0712909230

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 312pp, the page edges browning a little with age, illustrated card covers. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a very clean, tight copy. Part of the Studies in Physical Geography series. View more info

Humid Tropical Geomorphology A Study of the Geomorphological Processes and Landforms in Warm Humid Climates

By: Faniran, A and Jeje, L K

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Longman: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16796

ISBN: 0582643511

Condition: Very Good


414pp. Illustrated softback covers with a light crease to one corner. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight copy. A comprehensive account of the geomorphology of the warm humid tropics, climate and vegetation, deep chemical weathering, removal processes and deposition, with a section on the characteristics of landforms in the tropics, and the importance of these forms and processes for land use. Written for undergraduates. View more info

Land Use and Prehistory in South East Spain

By: Gilman, Antonio and Thornes, John B with Stephen Wise

Price: £28.00

Publisher: George Allen and Unwin: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16795

ISBN: 0049130226

Condition: Very Good


217pp, white and grey laminated hardback covers, the edges now yellowing a little with age. Black and white illustrations. Internally very clean. Site catchment analysis provides an economic basline for all 35 of the better known prehistoric settlements of the area. View more info

Fluvial Processes in Instrumented Watersheds Studies of Small Watersheds in the British Isles

By: Gregory, K J and Walling, D E

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Institute of British Geographers: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16883

ISBN: 0528481406

Condition: Fine


Large format. 196pp, complete illustrated dustjacket, a little faded and rubbed to the edges. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. The origins and control of runoff and sediments and solutes etc. View more info

Erosion and Sediment Yield Some Methods of Measurement and Modelling

By: Hadley, R F and Walling, D E (eds)

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Geo Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16864

ISBN: 0860941418

Condition: Very Good


218pp, illustrated soft covers, faded to the spine. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight copy. 8 essays by different contibutors on the processes of erosion, transport and deposition of either weathered rock or soil. View more info

Anatomy, Physiology and Psychology of Erosion

By: Hallsworth, E G

Price: £15.50

Publisher: John Wiley: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16870

ISBN: 0471912123

Condition: Fine


176pp, illustrated laminated hard covers, a little sun faded to the spine. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. The author maintains that most soil erosion since the beginning of the Quaternary has been caused to the vegetative cover as a result of man's activities, how traditional methods of controlling erosion concur with modern scientific approaches, and, with a survey of more than 10,000 small farmers, how socio economic factors may restrict the adoption of modern tech... View more info

Techniques in Geomorphology

By: King, Cuchlaine A M

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Edward Arnold: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16799

Condition: Very Good


342pp, dustjacket with a little wear to the edges, B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Some of the techniques that have been developed in geomorphology, to understand the genesis of landscape - field work, model study etc. View more info

Design with the Desert Conservation and Sustainable Development

By: Malloy, Richard and Brock, John and Floyd, Anthony and Livingston, Margaret and Webb, Robert E

Price: £52.00

Publisher: CRC Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16805

ISBN: 1439881359

Condition: As New


A large, heavy book of 586pp with colour illustrated laminated boards. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The natural and built environment of the American Southwest, including Phoenix, Tucson, Las Vegas, Albuquerque and El Paso, and development tools for a sustainable future for the region. View more info

Earth History in Maps and Diagrams

By: Ollier, C D

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Longman: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16868

ISBN: 0582682266

Condition: Very Good


64pp, stapled illustrated soft covers, faded to the spine. Many b + w illustrations. Internally clean. Graded exercises without contours to learn earth history and geological map reading, using geological cross sections, with answers to the exercises. View more info

Annotated Bibliography of Quaternary Shorelines 1945 - 1964

By: Richards, Horace G and Fairbridge, Rhodes W

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Academy of Natural Sciences Philadelphia: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16791

Condition: Very Good


280pp, dark green cloth covered boards with a light bump to one corner. Previous owner's small name stamp to flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. Prepared for the VII International Congress of International Association for Quaternary Research meeting in 1965. Special publication 6 of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia View more info

Incised Channels Morphology Dynamics and Control

By: Schumm, S A and Harvey, M D and Watson, C C

Price: £48.50

Publisher: Water Resources Publications: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16800

Condition: Very Good


200pp, illustrated card covers. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. The basis of this monograph was a report on the geomorphic characteristics of three channelized streams in northern Mississippi, to determine whether their future behaviour could be predicted. View more info

Rocks and Relief

By: Sparks, B W

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Longman: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16882

ISBN: 0528481406

Condition: Fine


A heavy book of 404pp. Complete illustrated dustjacket. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. The effects of rock properties on relief, the effects of different classes of rocks on relief and the effects of the differences in deposition on the regional relief of Britain. View more info

Space and Time in Geomorphology

By: Thorn, Colin E (ed)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16869

ISBN: 0045510563

Condition: Very Good


3794p, laminated hard covers, a little sun faded to the spine and top edge. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. 15 essays by different experts on geomorphology. Part of the Binghampton Symposia in Geomorphology International Series View more info

Treatise on Sedimentation Volume One

By: Twenhofel, William H

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Dover: 1961

Seller ID: 16877

Condition: Very Good


Second edition, completely revised. 460pp, illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's academic name stamp to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and tight. The first volume of two. View more info

Treatise on Sedimentation Volume Two

By: Twenhofel, William H

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Dover: 1961

Seller ID: 16878

Condition: Very Good


Second edition, completely revised. Illustrated softback covers, faded to the spine. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's academic name stamp to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and tight. The second volume of two. View more info