The Resource Arctic and alpine environments,, edited by H.E. Wright, Jr., and W.H. [i.e. S.] Osburn

Arctic and alpine environments,, edited by H.E. Wright, Jr., and W.H. [i.e. S.] Osburn

Label
Arctic and alpine environments,
Title
Arctic and alpine environments,
Statement of responsibility
edited by H.E. Wright, Jr., and W.H. [i.e. S.] Osburn
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • QE696
  • QH84
LC item number
  • .I55 vol. 10
  • .I55 1965
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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International Association for Quaternary Research.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1917-2015
  • 1923-
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  • National Research Council (U.S.)
  • Wright, H. E.
  • Osburn, William Sherman
Series statement
Its Proceedings, VII congress ...
Series volume
v. 10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arctic regions
  • Arctic Regions
  • Mountain ecology
  • Geology
  • Geology
  • Mountain ecology
Label
Arctic and alpine environments,, edited by H.E. Wright, Jr., and W.H. [i.e. S.] Osburn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Editors' names in reverse order on spine
  • The proceedings of the VII congress of the association, sponsored by the U.S. National Academy of Sciences--National Research Council, and held in Boulder and Denver, Colo., Aug. 14-Sept. 19, 1965
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Insolation in relation to cloud characteristics in the Colorado Front Range / J.M. Clark and E.B. Peterson -- Nocturnal temperature inversions in an inland valley in the California Coast Ranges / J.W. James -- Alpine and aeolian regions of the world / L.W. Swan -- Alpine ecosystems of the Australasian region / A.B. Costin -- Comparison of some North American and Eurasian alpine ecosystems / J. Major and S.A. Bamberg -- Distribution of alpine plants in northern Japan / M. Tatewaki -- Main features of the fauna and ecology of the alpine vertebrates of the USSR / R.P. Zimina -- Origin and history of Holarctic tundra ecosystems, with special references to their vertebrate faunas / R.S. Hoffmann and R.D. Taber -- Some Cordilleran plants disjunct in the Sierra Nevada of California, and their bearing on Pleistocene ecological conditions / J. Major and S.A. Bamberg -- Botanical dating of recent glacial activity in western North America / L.A. Viereck -- Observations on the pH of melting snow in the southern French Alps / P. Clement and J. Vaudour -- Erosion by needle ice in the Southern Alps, New Zealand / Jane M. Soons -- Fundamental processes of freezing and thawing in relation to the development of permafrost / Erwin Schenk -- Features of deposits formed under permafrost conditions / E.M. Katasonov -- Divide elimination by glacial erosion / D.L. Linton -- Tectonic and lithologic control on trough and cirque features in Caledonian, Hercynian, and Alpine mountains of Europe / Therese Pippan -- Extent of Pleistocene glaciation in the Pyrenees / François Taillefer -- Recent natural landscapes and ancient glaciation of the Pamir / I.P. Gerasimov and R.P. Zimina -- Anthropogene development of the subarctic lowlands of northeast Asia / N.A. Shilo -- Soils of Arctic Alaska / J.C.F. Tedrow and J. Brown -- Remote sensing from spacecraft as a tool for investigating Arctic environments / D.S. Simonett and S.A. Morain
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 308 pages
Lccn
68014609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00438476
  • (OCoLC)ocm00438476
Label
Arctic and alpine environments,, edited by H.E. Wright, Jr., and W.H. [i.e. S.] Osburn
Publication
Note
  • Editors' names in reverse order on spine
  • The proceedings of the VII congress of the association, sponsored by the U.S. National Academy of Sciences--National Research Council, and held in Boulder and Denver, Colo., Aug. 14-Sept. 19, 1965
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Insolation in relation to cloud characteristics in the Colorado Front Range / J.M. Clark and E.B. Peterson -- Nocturnal temperature inversions in an inland valley in the California Coast Ranges / J.W. James -- Alpine and aeolian regions of the world / L.W. Swan -- Alpine ecosystems of the Australasian region / A.B. Costin -- Comparison of some North American and Eurasian alpine ecosystems / J. Major and S.A. Bamberg -- Distribution of alpine plants in northern Japan / M. Tatewaki -- Main features of the fauna and ecology of the alpine vertebrates of the USSR / R.P. Zimina -- Origin and history of Holarctic tundra ecosystems, with special references to their vertebrate faunas / R.S. Hoffmann and R.D. Taber -- Some Cordilleran plants disjunct in the Sierra Nevada of California, and their bearing on Pleistocene ecological conditions / J. Major and S.A. Bamberg -- Botanical dating of recent glacial activity in western North America / L.A. Viereck -- Observations on the pH of melting snow in the southern French Alps / P. Clement and J. Vaudour -- Erosion by needle ice in the Southern Alps, New Zealand / Jane M. Soons -- Fundamental processes of freezing and thawing in relation to the development of permafrost / Erwin Schenk -- Features of deposits formed under permafrost conditions / E.M. Katasonov -- Divide elimination by glacial erosion / D.L. Linton -- Tectonic and lithologic control on trough and cirque features in Caledonian, Hercynian, and Alpine mountains of Europe / Therese Pippan -- Extent of Pleistocene glaciation in the Pyrenees / François Taillefer -- Recent natural landscapes and ancient glaciation of the Pamir / I.P. Gerasimov and R.P. Zimina -- Anthropogene development of the subarctic lowlands of northeast Asia / N.A. Shilo -- Soils of Arctic Alaska / J.C.F. Tedrow and J. Brown -- Remote sensing from spacecraft as a tool for investigating Arctic environments / D.S. Simonett and S.A. Morain
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 308 pages
Lccn
68014609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00438476
  • (OCoLC)ocm00438476

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