Click below to VIEW INSIDE this title:

Landforms

$30.80 $44.00

The planet's natural dips and elevations, slopes and structures, stud the world's landscapes and enrich its panoramas. However, the Earth's landforms should not be viewed as anomalies in its topography; rather, they are often invaluable components of ecosystems and hold significant clues to the natural forces that fashion our environment. This comprehensive volume examines the various landforms, from mountains to caves to glaciers, that can be found across the globe. The processes that shape each formation are also detailed within these pages.

Series: Geology: Landforms, Minerals, and Rocks

Interest Level: Grades 9-12

Reading Level: Grade 10

ISBN: 9781615304868(Print) 9781615305360 (E-book)

Copyright: ©2012

Pages: 296

“Comprehensive, upper grade look at the origins and different types of landforms that occur on Earth. Discusses the development of landforms, mountains, plateaus, valleys, structural landforms (caves, dunes), coastal landforms, glacial landforms, tectonic landforms, and meteorite craters. The textual richness of this title is complemented by color photos, illustrations, and sidebars.” —Hawaii State Public Library

*E-book price, single use is for one user.
**E-book price, unlimited use is for a single school or library building.

To order additional copies of this title for more than one school or library building, call 800-621-3900 or send an e-mail to contact@eb.com for assistance.