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Each chapter begins with a summary of the basic physical principles, and a brief account of each topic’s historical evolution. Celal Sengor, AM,Collision of irregular continental Wa Ode rated it it was amazing Dec 17, William Lowrie simplifies funeamental maths to about second-year degree level Selected pages Title Page.
Fundamentals of Geophysics
I have recommended the first edition Unlike most geophysics textbooks, it combines both the applied and theoretical aspects to the subject. Cambridge University PressSep 11, – Science – pages.
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Fundamentals of Geophysics
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Return to Book Page. Geomagnetism and paleomagnetism; Index. This new edition also includes review questions at the end of each chapter to help assess the reader’s understanding of the topics covered and quantitative exercises for more thorough evaluation.
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