By Kenneth Pye, N. Lancaster

ISBN-10: 0632035447

ISBN-13: 9780632035441

Stories of aeolian sediments, either old and glossy, have exhibited a few very important conceptual advances in recent times. specifically, there was a stream clear of descriptions of sediments, bedforms and sedimentary environments towards a brand new emphasis at the dynamics of aeolian depositional structures at diversified temporal and spatial scales, and their reaction to exterior alterations in sea degrees, nearby and worldwide climates and tectonics. This particular ebook features a number of papers that have been provided on the Symposium "Aeolian Sediments: historical and glossy" held in 1990. it is also a couple of contributions from authors who weren't in a position to attend the assembly, yet whose paintings displays vital points of latest 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 overseas organization of Sedimentologists, for buying information, please see:

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