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By Kenneth Pye, N. Lancaster

ISBN-10: 0632035447

ISBN-13: 9780632035441

Experiences of aeolian sediments, either old and glossy, have exhibited a few vital conceptual advances lately. specifically, there was a circulate clear of descriptions of sediments, bedforms and sedimentary environments towards a brand new emphasis at the dynamics of aeolian depositional platforms at various temporal and spatial scales, and their reaction to exterior adjustments in sea degrees, neighborhood and worldwide climates and tectonics. This targeted ebook includes a number of papers that have been offered on the Symposium "Aeolian Sediments: old and glossy" held in 1990. it's also a couple of contributions from authors who weren't capable of attend the assembly, yet whose paintings displays very important facets of up to date learn in aeolian sedimentology.State-of-the-art study papers in aeolian sedimentologyInternational, professional authorshipOf relevance to trendy matters approximately worldwide weather changeIf you're a member of the foreign organization of Sedimentologists, for getting information, please see: http://www.iasnet.org/publications/details.asp?code=SP16

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