Advances in Geophysics, Vol. 44 by Renata Dmowska, Barry Saltzman

By Renata Dmowska, Barry Saltzman

The seriously acclaimed serialized overview magazine for almost fifty years, Advances in Geophysics is a hugely revered ebook within the box of geophysics. when you consider that 1952, each one quantity has been eagerly awaited, usually consulted, and praised by means of researchers and reviewers alike. Now with over forty five volumes, the Serial includes a lot fabric nonetheless suitable today-truly a vital book for researchers in all fields of geophysics.

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