Fundamentals of Physical Geology

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ISBN: 978-81-322-1538-7 (Print) 978-81-322-1539-4 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-10

    Introduction

  3. The Solar System and Cosmic Bodies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-35

      The Solar System: Sun and Planets

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      Pages 37-53

      The Cosmic Bodies

  4. The Earth Materials

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 55-55

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      Pages 57-75

      Earth as a Planet

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      Pages 77-94

      Interior of the Earth

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      Pages 95-125

      The Geological Timescale

  5. The Hydrologic System

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 127-127

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      Pages 129-163

      Weathering and Mass Wasting

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      Pages 165-210

      Streams

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      Pages 211-226

      Groundwater

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      Pages 227-239

      Karst

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      Pages 241-262

      Glaciers

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      Pages 263-284

      Ocean

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      Pages 285-310

      Aeolian Processes

  6. The Tectonic System

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 311-311

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      Pages 313-336

      Plate Tectonics

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      Pages 337-369

      Earthquakes

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      Pages 371-426

      Volcanoes

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 427-488