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Earth: Past and Present

Bryant Thompson

Earth: Past and Present

An Environmental Approach

by Bryant Thompson

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Published by Harcourt .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages664
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7272992M
ISBN 100030982758
ISBN 109780030982750
OCLC/WorldCa32276830

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: Earth, Past and Present (McGraw-Hill earth science paperback series) (): Ojakangas, Richard W.: Books. Topics covered in the Second Edition of Earth Environments: Past, Present and Future include: an Earth systems model; components systems and processes; atmospheric systems; oceanography; surface and internal geological systems; biogeography; and aspects of Earth's record.

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Carlyle wrote it in seven weeks as a respite from the harassing labor of writing was inspired by the recently published Chronicles of the Abbey of Saint Edmund's Bury, which Author: Thomas Carlyle. As the climate of Earth was influenced in the past by the evolution and expansion of vegetation, so too, must the present climate be influenced by the dynamics of the present vegetation.

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