Encyclopedia of Sediments and Sedimentary Rocks

2003 Edition
| Editors: Gerard V. Middleton, Michael J. Church, Mario Coniglio, Lawrence A. Hardie, Frederick J. Longstaffe

Introduction

Named "Outstanding Academic Title" by Choice

This encyclopedia, which constitutes a wide ranging and authoritative collection of academic articles, covers the sedimentological aspects of sediments and sedimentary rocks. As such it provides a comprehensive, one-volume reference work for students and faculty in universities, and for professionals in geology and allied disciplines (geography, engineering, environmental studies), as well as informed lay readers.

Editors and affiliations

  • Gerard V. Middleton
    • 1
  • Michael J. Church
    • 2
  • Mario Coniglio
    • 3
  • Lawrence A. Hardie
    • 4
  • Frederick J. Longstaffe
    • 5
  1. 1.School of Geography and GeologyMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada
  2. 2.Department of GeographyUniversity of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada
  3. 3.Department of Earth SciencesUniversity of WaterlooWaterlooCanada
  4. 4.Department of Earth and Planetary SciencesJohns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA
  5. 5.Department of Earth SciencesUniversity of Western OntarioLondonCanada

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2003
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4020-0872-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4020-3609-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1388-4360
  • Series Online ISSN 1871-756X
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Number Of Entries 251
  • About this book

Part of the Encyclopedia of Earth Science book series (EESS)