The physics of glaciers / K. M. Cuffey, W. S. B. Paterson.

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Edition
  • Fourth edition.
Published
  • Amsterdam, [Netherlands] : Butterworth-Heinemann 2010
Physical description
1 online resource (721 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
ISBN
  • 9781493300761
  • 9780080919126 (e-book)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Other format: Also available in printed form ISBN 9780123694614
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Askews and Holts. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Description based on print version record.
Audience
  • Specialized.
Contents
  • 1.Introduction 2. Transformation of Snow to Ice 3. Grain-Scale Structures and Deformation of Ice 4. Mass Balance Processes: Overview and Regimes 5. Mass Balance Processes: Surface Ablation and Energy Budget; 6. Glacial Hydrology; 7. Basal Slip; 8. The Flow of Ice Masses; 9. Temperatures in Ice Masses; 10. Large-Scale Structures; 11. Reaction of Glaciers to Environmental Changes; 12. Glacier Surges; 13. Ice Sheets and the Earth System; 14. Ice, Sea Level, and Contemporary Climate Change; 15. Ice Core Studies.
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  • Electronic books.
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  • UK eLD e-books
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • This classic text covers the physical principles underlying the behaviour of glaciers - terrestrial ice bodies originating as accumulations of snow - including mountain glaciers, small ice caps, ice sheets, and shelves.

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