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Author White, R. E. (Robert Edwin), 1937-

Title Principles and practice of soil science : the soil as a natural resource / R.E. White
Edition Third edition
Published Oxford [England] ; Malden, MA, USA : Blackwell Science, 1997

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 MELB  631.4 Whi/Pap 1997  AVAILABLE
Description x, 348 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
Contents 1. Introduction to the Soil -- 2. The Mineral Component of the Soil -- 3. Soil Organisms and Organic Matter -- 4. Peds and Pores -- 5. Soil Formation -- 6. Hydrology, Soil Water and Temperature -- 7. Reactions at Surfaces -- 8. Soil Aeration -- 9. Processes in Profile Development -- 10. Nutrient Cycling -- 11. Maintenance of Soil Productivity -- 12. Fertilizers and Pesticides -- 13. Problem Soils -- 14. Soil Information Systems -- 15. Soil Quality and Sustainable Land Management
Notes Rev. ed. of: Introduction to the principles and practice of soil science. 2nd ed. 1987
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Soil science.
Author White, R. E. (Robert Edwin), 1937- Introduction to the principles and practice of soil science
LC no. 97007175
ISSN 6542960X
ISBN 0632042389 (International edition)
086542960X