Earth science

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Peaarson Prentice Hall, 2006 - Science - 726 pages
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For introductory courses in Earth Science in departments of Geology, Geography, Atmospheric Sciences, and Education.

The eleventh edition of Earth Science offers a user-friendly overview of our physical environment with balanced, up-to-date coverage of geology, oceanography, astronomy, and meteorology for the undergraduate student with little background in science. The emphasis is on readability, with clear example-driven explanations. The eleventh edition takes full advantage of the subject's visual appeal, with discussions reinforced by incredible color photos and superb illustrations by Earth science illustrator Dennis Tasa.

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What Is Earth Science?
Scales of Space and Time in Earth Science
Earth As a System

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Tarbuck-Illinois Central College

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