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Mediterranean Ecogeography

Textbook

Series: The Understanding Global Environmental Change Series

By: Harriett D Allen

263 pages, B/w photos, tabs, maps

Prentice-Hall (Pearson Education)

Paperback | Dec 2000 | #116237 | ISBN: 0582404525
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About this book

Provides accounts of the ecology and geography of the Mediterranean region, in its primary terrestrial and marine environments, providing the tools needed to understand how people and ecosystems have co-evolved over the passage of time, and what present developments mean for the future.


Contents

1. The Mediterranean: An Introduction 2. Climate 3. Topography and Drainage 4. Soils 5. Plants and Animals 6. Communities 7. Ecosystems 8. Land Use 9. Environmental Issues and Conservation 10. Appendix 1 - A Note on the Taxonomy of Plants and Animals 11. Appendix 2 - Geological Chronology 12. Appendix 3 - Calibration of the Radiocarbon Timescale


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