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Author Spellman, Frank R.

Title The handbook of nature / Frank R. Spellman and Joni Price-Bayer
Published Lanham, Md. : Government Institutes, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 463 pages) : illustrations
Contents pt. 1. What Is Nature? -- Introduction -- pt. 2. Earth's Structure -- Composition of Earth -- Reshaping Earth -- pt. 3. The Atmosphere : Earth's Breath -- The Atmosphere -- Atmospheric Water Phenomena -- Atmosphere in Motion -- Weather and Climate -- pt. 4. Water : Earth's Blood -- Water on Earth -- All about Water -- Earth's Oceans and Their Margins -- Running Waters -- Still Waters -- pt. 5. Earth's Life Forms -- Biosphere -- Ecosystems -- The Fundamental Unit of Life -- Biological Diversity -- Animal Groups -- pt. 6. Wilderness -- Land Organism -- Glossary
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Biology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Biology -- Popular works.
Earth sciences -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Earth sciences -- Popular works.
Natural history -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Natural history -- Popular works.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Popular works.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Price-Bayer, Joni, 1964-
LC no. 2011042042
ISBN 160590774X (electronic bk.)
9781605907741 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)