Earth Matters: Studies in Physical Geography by Ron ChasmerEarth Matters: Studies in Physical Geography by Ron Chasmer

Earth Matters: Studies in Physical Geography

byRon Chasmer

Hardcover | May 8, 2001

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Trillium Listed!This new full-colour, user-friendly text introduces senior students to the study of physical geography. Over 150 colour photographs, 125 colour illustrations, and student-friendly features bring to life the often dramatic nature of physical geography.French version Tour de Terre available. Please contact Cheneliere Education ( for details.
Ron Chasmer is with the York Region Board of Education.
Title:Earth Matters: Studies in Physical GeographyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:420 pages, 10 × 8.5 × 1.1 inPublished:May 8, 2001Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195415558

ISBN - 13:9780195415551

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Table of Contents

Unit 1: The Earth: A Vibrant Planet1. The Birth of Planet Earth2. Earth, From Core to Crust3. How Energy Gets the Ball RollingUnit 2: The Ground Beneath Our Feet: Understanding the Lithosphere4. Continents Adrift5. Movers and Shakers: Building Up Landforms6. Earth's Treasure Trove: Rock, Minerals and Elements7. Wearing Down the Land From Above8. The Work of Wind and Water9. Ice Sculpting the LithosphereUnit 3: The Water All Around: Understanding the Hydrosphere10. Water: The Ultimate Shape-Shifter11. Ocean and Seas12. Lakes, Rivers, and Wetlands13. Water in the CryosphereUnit 4: The Air Above: Understanding the Atmosphere14. Energy Systems in the Atmosphere15. Introducing Weather and Climate16. Tornadoes, Hurricanes and Other Storms17. Forecasting Weather18. Acid Deposition: A Regional Issues10. Climate Change: A Global IssueUnit 5: All That is Living: Understanding the Biosphere20. Energy and Life in the Biosphere21. Climate, Soils, and Vegetation Working Together22. Tropical Rainforests Ecoregions23. Subtropical and West Coast Ecoregions24. East Coast Ecoregion