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    Routledge Library Editions: Geology

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This collection of works spans the breadth of the field of geology, with many titles coming from the Binghamton Symposia in Geomorphology series. Written by some of the world’s leading experts in their fields, this set is a key reference resource.…

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  • Models in Geomorphology: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 14 book cover

    Models in Geomorphology

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 14, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Woldenberg

    This book, first published in 1985, arises from the 14th Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium. The chapters here illustrate the use of models in various areas of research in geomorphology.…

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  • The Geography of Soil book cover

    The Geography of Soil

    1st Edition

    By Brian T. Bunting

    This book, first published in 1965, was the first by a British soil expert in which he wrote a study of his subject from a geographical, not an agricultural or biological, viewpoint. Chapters 1-8 deal with the factors and processes in soil formation. Chapters 9-17 describe the soil groups of the…

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  • Environmental Change and Tropical Geomorphology book cover

    Environmental Change and Tropical Geomorphology

    1st Edition

    Edited by I. Douglas, T. Spencer

    The tropics provide the key to understanding much biological and Earth science. This is particularly true for the study of landforms, which in higher latitudes suffer great seasonal contrasts in process intensity and type, and which often in the past underwent the dramatic changes of glaciation and…

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  • Economic and Applied Geology: An Introduction book cover

    Economic and Applied Geology

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By W.G. Shackleton

    This book, first published in 1986, is an excellent introduction to the main topics of economic and applied geology for undergraduate students of geology, geophysics, mining geology and civil engineering.…

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  • Geomorphology: Pure and Applied book cover

    Geomorphology: Pure and Applied

    1st Edition

    By M.G. Hart

    This unique treatment of geomorphology, first published in 1986, provides a comprehensive work to enable students to see the subject as a whole. Taking the concepts that run through the subject and cut across its standard divisions, the book summarises the history of intellectual debate in…

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  • The History of Geomorphology: From Hutton to Hack: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 19 book cover

    The History of Geomorphology

    From Hutton to Hack: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 19, 1st Edition

    Edited by K.J. Tinkler

    This book, first published in 1989, the proceedings of the 19th Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium, is the first set of essays focused on the history of the subject. The articles analyse the founding precepts of geomorphology, the early pioneers, the formation of a defined discipline, and the…

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  • Space and Time in Geomorphology: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 12 book cover

    Space and Time in Geomorphology

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 12, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colin E. Thorn

    This book, first published in 1982, is a collection of articles aimed at advancing the field of geomorphology. It starts from the position that a meaningful grasp of landscape evolution would depend upon an understanding of the present spatial distribution of processes and process rates; comparison…

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  • Landscape Processes: An Introduction to Geomorphology book cover

    Landscape Processes

    An Introduction to Geomorphology, 1st Edition

    By Darrell and Valerie Weyman

    This book, first published in 1977, is a concise, fully illustrated introduction to modern geomorphology. Geomorphologists pay much attention to the measurement of present day processes in attempting to develop explanations of landscape evolution, and this book reflects this approach by…

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  • The Nature of Geomorphology book cover

    The Nature of Geomorphology

    1st Edition

    By Alistair F. Pitty

    In this re-evaluation of the basic postulates of geomorphology, first published in 1982, Alistair Pitty examines the subject within its scientific context, arguing that coherence in geomorphology can be demonstrated despite the many apparent divergences, which should themselves be regarded as poles…

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  • A Short History of Geomorphology book cover

    A Short History of Geomorphology

    1st Edition

    By Keith J. Tinkler

    This book, first published in 1985, is a comprehensive guide to the main ideas in the history of geomorphology. It traces the development of thinking on landforms, with material ranging from the ancient world to the present day. The main areas covered are the Renaissance, the explosive growth of…

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  • Catastrophic Flooding: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 18 book cover

    Catastrophic Flooding

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 18, 1st Edition

    Edited by L. Mayer, D. Nash

    This book, first published in 1987, contains a collection of papers presented at the 18th Binghamton Symposium, focusing on the topic of catastrophic flooding. These papers make the case for the careful collection and interpretation of data from which the importance and effects of catastrophic…

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  • Geological Explorations in Central Borneo (1893-94) book cover

    Geological Explorations in Central Borneo (1893-94)

    1st Edition

    By G.A.F. Molengraaff

    This book, first published in 1902, is the product of the detailed geological survey undertaken by the Borneo Expedition of the late nineteenth century. The scientific exploration focused on Central Borneo, especially the sources of the Kapoewas and its tributaries, and its analysis of the geology…

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  • Geomorphology and Engineering: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 7 book cover

    Geomorphology and Engineering

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 7, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald R. Coates

    Whether the project is river engineering, soil mapping for landuse planning, or control of landslides, this volume, first published in 1976, illustrates that the professional partnership between geomorphology and engineering can significantly minimize environmental damage. The papers here were…

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  • Geomorphology and Soils book cover

    Geomorphology and Soils

    1st Edition

    Edited by K.S. Richards, R.R. Arnett, S. Ellis

    Soils and sediments influence current processes, preserve evidence of past processes, indicate evolutionary phases in landscapes and provide a basis for relative and absolute chronologies. They provide an important key to the integration of short-term process studies and investigation of…

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  • Geomorphology in Arid Regions: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 8 book cover

    Geomorphology in Arid Regions

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 8, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald O. Doehring

    This book, first published in 1980, collects together thirteen articles on ‘Geomorphology in Arid Regions’. It uses the term ‘arid’ loosely to include studies from climes which might otherwise be considered semi-arid, in order to provide a diversity of papers dealing with important problems of…

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  • Groundwater as a Geomorphic Agent: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 13 book cover

    Groundwater as a Geomorphic Agent

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 13, 1st Edition

    By R.G. LaFleur

    This book, first published in 1984, has both a geomorphic and a hydrologic message. It examines and analyses the role of groundwater in landscapes in a series of articles by authors of diverse backgrounds and experience.…

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  • Hillslope Processes: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 16 book cover

    Hillslope Processes

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 16, 1st Edition

    Edited by A.D. Abrahams

    This book, first published in 1986, collects the articles presented to the 16th Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium and is a ground-breaking work in the study of hillslope processes. Hillslope processes are studied in a variety of disciplines other than geomorphology, such as hydrology, pedology,…

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  • Adjustments of the Fluvial System: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 10 book cover

    Adjustments of the Fluvial System

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 10, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dallas D. Rhodes, Garnett P. Williams

    This book, first published in 1979, collects together a key set of papers from the 10th Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium. They analyse fluvial theory, channel processes, stream adjustments, paleo-adjustments and channel adjustments.…

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  • Applied Geomorphology: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 11 book cover

    Applied Geomorphology

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 11, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard G. Craig, Jesse L. Craft

    This book, first published in 1982, forms the proceedings volume of the 11th Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium. Chapters cover various coastline phenomena, glacial and periglacial processes, carbonate terrains, and specific applications of geomorphic knowledge and techniques.…

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  • Coastal Geomorphology: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 3 book cover

    Coastal Geomorphology

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 3, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald R. Coates

    This book, first published in 1973, presents the papers from the 3rd Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium. The necessity for interdisciplinary cooperation in research on the processes and terrain of the littoral zone is reflected here, and the central theme that emerges from all papers is the dynamic…

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  • Geomorphological Field Manual book cover

    Geomorphological Field Manual

    1st Edition

    By R. Dackombe, V. Gardiner

    This book, first published in 1983, incorporates a wealth of reference material – keys, nomograms, tables, charts – likely to be needed in the field for actual fieldwork. The widest possible coverage of material is provided in anticipation of problems that individual specialists will encounter on…

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  • Geomorphology & Time book cover

    Geomorphology & Time

    1st Edition

    By J.B. Thornes, D. Brunsden

    Time is a central feature of geomorphological research, and is used in this book (first published in 1977) to provide a conceptual framework within which to consider and compare old and new approaches to the field of geomorphology. The emphasis is on providing not merely a manual of current…

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  • Environmental Geomorphology and Landscape Conservation: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 1 book cover

    Environmental Geomorphology and Landscape Conservation

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 1, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald R. Coates

    This book, first published in 1973, focuses on non-urban terrain, and presents a uniquely balanced historical treatment of both the land degradation induced by man and his efforts at conservation, preservation and reclamation.…

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  • Periglacial Geomorphology: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 22 book cover

    Periglacial Geomorphology

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 22, 1st Edition

    Edited by Athol D. Abrahams, John C. Dixon

    This book, first published in 1992, contains the proceedings of the 22nd Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium, and highlights the quantity and diversity of periglacial geomorphic research being undertaken in Arctic and alpine environments. The articles explore a variety of geomorphic processes and…

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  • Introduction to Geomorphology book cover

    Introduction to Geomorphology

    1st Edition

    By Alistair F. Pitty

    The study of landforms is becoming increasingly scientific. This book, first published in 1971, attempts to do justice to the work done in the last few decades, but strives to avoid a too uncritical acceptance of contemporary trends. The author first examines the fundamental characteristics and…

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  • Aeolian Geomorphology: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 17 book cover

    Aeolian Geomorphology

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 17, 1st Edition

    Edited by William G. Nickling

    This book, first published in 1986, stems from the 1986 Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium. The topic was chosen because of the advances in the study of aeolian processes and landforms, particularly in the area of desertification, and the papers collected here clearly indicate that their study is…

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  • Geography and Soil Properties book cover

    Geography and Soil Properties

    1st Edition

    By A.F. Pitty

    This book, first published in 1978, provides a comprehensive guide to soil properties in any major world region. It emphasizes the significance of the spatial changes in soil patterns, the environmental influence on soils, and their temporal changes, but focuses attention on the systematic…

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  • Themes in Geomorphology book cover

    Themes in Geomorphology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alistair Pitty

    This book, first published in 1985, conveys the flavours of geomorphology and the bases of its ideas. It portrays the positive features of pluralism in geomorphology, and focuses on processes operative and their associated landforms; the distinctive geological settings of karst, volcanicity and…

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  • Thresholds in Geomorphology: Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 9 book cover

    Thresholds in Geomorphology

    Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium 9, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald R. Coates, John D. Vitek

    This book, first published in 1980, is a timely and comprehensive appraisal of thresholds in geomorphology. The papers, arising from the 9th Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium, form the cornerstone of a subject that is increasingly important in geomorphology. This book analyses the historical…

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  • Tectonic Processes book cover

    Tectonic Processes

    1st Edition

    By Darrell Weyman

    This book, first published in 1981, provides an excellent introductory analysis to plate tectonic theory. It covers plate tectonics, continental drift, mountain building, ocean trenches, earthquakes and volcanoes.…

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