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Beaches in Space and Time
A Global Look at the Beach Environment and How We Use It

Beaches in Space and Time features a section on the most beautiful and interesting beaches in the world, and is the ideal book for anyone who wants to learn more about them. Written by a world-renowned expert on beaches, the book covers a wide range of topics, including the geology, hydrodynamics, sedimentation, coastal engineering, and economics of beaches. The book also delves into core information regarding hydrodynamics, sediment transport, and beach nourishment. The profusion and variety of illustrations from around the entire globe offer a unique perspective on coastal life, and even the many recreational, sports, and military uses of beaches are included.

BOOK DETAILS
  • Pages: 168

  • Dimensions: 6x9

  • Format:  Paperback
    ISBN: 9781561647330

    24.95
  • Format:  eBook
    ISBN: 9781561648252

    12.99
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Beaches in Space and Time features a section on the most beautiful and interesting beaches in the world, and is the ideal book for anyone who wants to learn more about them. Written by a world-renowned expert on beaches, the book covers a wide range of topics, including the geology, hydrodynamics, sedimentation, coastal engineering, and economics of beaches. The book also delves into core information regarding hydrodynamics, sediment transport, and beach nourishment. The profusion and variety of illustrations from around the entire globe offer a unique perspective on coastal life, and even the many recreational, sports, and military uses of beaches are included.acadaia national park|accessible science|Australia|beach|beach decay|beach environment|beach materials|beach processes|beaches|beaches of the world|beautiful beaches|best beach|best beaches|building new beaches|chesil beach|Coast|Coastal|Coastal Science|coastline|conservation|Corpus Christi|Destin|devonshire|Donana National Park Spain|england|environment|environmental decay|environmentalism|erosion|Florida Gulf Coast|florida’s living beaches|geology|global look|global view|global warming|habitat destruction|habitat restoration|Harte Research Institute|hawaii|human influence|human influence on beaches|human interaction|indiana dunes national lakeshore|Indiana Dunes Park|Local|maine|moorea|Newport Oregon|north coast alaska|oahu|popular science|Richard A. Davis Jr.|rising sea|science|sea-level|sea-level rising|shoreline|Spiekeroog Germany|tahiti|Texas A&M University|tides|Tortola British Virgin Islands|unique beaches|University of South Florida|unusual beaches|USF|waves|wind

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