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Introduction to coastal processes and geomorphology

by Gerhard Masselink

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Published by Arnold, Distributed in the United States of America by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coast changes.,
  • Geomorphology.,
  • Coastal zone management -- Environmental aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [330]-345) and indexes.

    Other titlesIntroduction to coastal processes & geomorphology
    StatementGerhard Masselink and Michael G. Hughes.
    ContributionsHughes, Michael G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB451.2 .M277 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination354 p. :
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3319688M
    ISBN 100340764104, 0340764112
    LC Control Number2004271233
    OCLC/WorldCa52726155

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