Physical Geography (Hardcover)

The Key Concepts (Routledge Key Guides)

By Richard John Huggett

Routledge, 9780415452076, 210pp.

Publication Date: June 26, 2009

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Description

Physical Geography: The Key Concepts is a thought-provoking and up-to-date introduction to the central ideas and debates within the field. It provides extended definitions of terms that are fundamental to physical geography and its many branches, covering topics such as:

biogeography

ecology

climatology

meteorology

geomorphology

hydrology

pedology

Complete with informative tables, diagrams, and suggestions for further reading, this is a highly accessible guide for those studying physical geography and related courses.



About the Author

Richard Huggett is a Reader in Physical Geography at the University of Manchester. His publications include Fundamentals of Biogeography, Fundamentals of Geomorphology and The Natural History of the Earth, all published by Routledge.