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The physical geography of South America / edited by Thomas T. Veblen, Kenneth R. Young, Antony R. Orme.

Publication:
New York : Oxford University Press, 2020.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xvii, 361 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates) : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white, and colour).
Series:
Oxford regional environments
Oxford scholarship online
Oxford regional environments
Oxford scholarship online
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Subjects:
Physical geography -- South America.
South America -- Geography.
Summary:
The Physical Geography of South America presents an enduring statement of the continent's fascinating environments. Written by international specialists, it addresses themes ranging from tectonism and climate change to biotoc endemism; analyses specific regions from the Amazon forests to the Patagonian steppes; and evaluates human impacts on the environment over time.
Notes:
Previously issued in print: 2007.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Veblen, Thomas T., 1947- editor.
Young, Kenneth R., editor.
Orme, A. R., editor.
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Print version :
ISBN:
9780197562475 (ebook) :
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.