Quinn, Joyce A. and Woodward, Susan L.
Publication Year: 2015
Book Status: Pending
Predicted Release Month: Dec 2017
With Earth undergoing rapid environmental change, students and the general public alike should be knowledgeable about the world's geographic features. This authoritative reference describes continents and oceans; individual mountains, islands, caves, and rivers; and ecological entities such as wildlife refuges and national parks. Each entry provides a geographic overview of the feature's significance, location, description, geologic history, biota, protected areas, and environmental issues.