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ISBN-10 0321675746ISBN-13 9780321675743
ISBN-10 0321643186ISBN-13 9780321643186
Author(s): Sam Boggs
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 600

This concise treatment of the fundamental principles of sedimentology and stratigraphy highlights the important physical, chemical, biological and stratigraphic characteristics of sedimentary rocks. It emphasizes the ways in which the study of sedimentary rocks is used to interpret depositional environments, changes in ancient sea level, and other intriguing aspects of Earth’s history. CourseSmart textbooks do not include any media or print supplements that come packaged with the bound book.