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A to Z of Earth Scientists (Notable Scientists)

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Publisher Comments:

A comprehensive one-volume A to Z reference of Earth scientists in areas including plate tectonics

Book News Annotation:

From Arden Albee (1928- ), an American geochemist, to Maria T. Zuber (1958- ), an American planetary scientist, this volume in a new series profiles some 150 contributors to the interdisciplinary field of Earth science. Gates (geology, environmental sciences, Rutgers U., NJ) overviews trends in the status of Earth sciences since the 19th century, and introduces entries consisting of identifiers and essays averaging 1,000 words. Includes b&w photos; listings of entries by field, country of birth, county of major scientific activity, and year of birth; and a chronology.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 322-324) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780816045808
Author:
Gates, Alexander E.
Publisher:
Facts on File
Author:
Gates, Alexander E.
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Earth scientists.
Subject:
Earth Sciences - General
Subject:
Earth Sciences - Geology
Subject:
Science Reference-General
Series:
Notable Scientists
Series Volume:
GL-98-13
Publication Date:
20021231
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
9.48x7.60x1.12 in. 1.92 lbs.

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