Author: Andrew Goudie
Publisher: Oxford University Press
With its clear and beautifully rendered maps, The Environment of the British Isles: An Atlas provides an outstanding overview of the many facets of the region's physical environment. Providing critical scientific insights into today's fundamental environmental issues, the atlas covers a broadrange of topics, including the geology, geomorphology, hydrology, climatology, soils, biogeography, and seas of the British Isles. The atlas--which draws together research scattered throughout the literature--masterfully integrates graphic and written information to offer a remarkable picture ofthe British physical landscape. Accessible to the general reader, the atlas is ideal for undergraduates studying geography and the environmental sciences.