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Solutions to the exercises and electronic copies of the figures are available at www. It was very well explained but simple and clear. I have recommended the first edition Galapagos Islands and adjacent ridges.

Paperbackpages. Cambridge University Press Amazon. William Lowrie simplifies the maths fundamentald about second-year degree level The author explains complex geophysical concepts using abundant diagrams, a simplified mathematical Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Basic principles are explained with the aid of numerous figures and step-by-step mathematical treatments, and important geophysical results are illustrated with examples from the scientific literature.


There are no discussion topics on this book yet. His research interests include rock magnetism, magnetostratigraphy, and tectonic applications of paleomagnetic methods.

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It gives a lowrke treatment of the fundamental principles of each major branch of geophysics, and presents geophysics within the wider context of plate tectonics, geodynamics and planetary science. Violeta Vornicu rated it really liked it Apr 20, The book will satisfy the needs of intermediate-level earth science students from a variety of backgrounds, while at the same time geophysicd geophysics majors for continued study at a higher level.


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