Coastal evolution : late quaternary shoreline morphodynamics ; a contribution to IGCP Project 274: coastal evolution in the quaternary (Book, 1997) [WorldCat.org]
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Coastal evolution : late quaternary shoreline morphodynamics ; a contribution to IGCP Project 274: coastal evolution in the quaternary

Author: Richard W G Carter
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A 1995 review of how shorelines have changed since the last Ice Age, and what this implies for future environmental management. Aimed at geologists, environmental scientists, engineers, planners  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard W G Carter
ISBN: 0521598907 9780521598903 052141976X 9780521419765
OCLC Number: 312926725
Notes: Originally published: 1994. - Includes index.
Description: XXI, 517 Seiten : Illustrationen, Diagramme, Karten
Contents: Foreword O. van de Plassche; 1. Coastal evolution: an introduction R. W. G. Carter and C. D. Woodroffe; 2. Morphodynamics of coastal evolution P. Cowell and B. Thom; 3. Deltaic coasts J. Suter; 4. Wave-dominated coasts P. Roy, P. Cowell, M. Ferland and B. Thom; 5. Macrotidal estuaries J. Chappell and C. D. Woodroffe; 6. Lagoons and microtidal coasts J. A. G. Cooper; 7. Coral atolls R. McLean and C. D. Woodroffe; 8. Continental shelf reef systems D. Hopley; 9. Arctic coastal plain shorelines P. Hill, P. Barnes, A. Hequette and M. H. Ruz; 10. Paraglacial coasts D. Forbes and J. Syvitski; 11. Coastal cliffs and platforms G. Giggs and A. Trenhaile; 12. Evolution of tectonic shorelines P. Pirazzoli; 13. Developed coasts K. Nordstrom; Index.
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