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Elsevier's Dictionary of Glaciology

Edited By: VM Kotlyakov and NA Smolyarova

336 pages, no illustrations


Hardback | Dec 1990 | #84709 | ISBN: 0444886710
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Language: Multilingual in English, Russian, French, and German; with definitions in English and Russian

Contains definitions of almost all the glaciological terms in common use today, providing a comprehensive working dictionary based on the most authoritative books, journals and glossaries in the field of glaciology. The terms cover all the types of snow and ice and natural phenomena related to them i.e. glaciers, snow cover, avalanches and glacial mudflows; sea, river and lake ice, ground ice, aufeis and glacio-nival phenomena of the past.

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