Over 2000 entries that are self–contained or cross–referenced include 200 that are new to this edition, over 400 that are rewritten and updated, and new supporting references and additional recommended reading in many others. Entries removed from the last edition are available in the online resource. This volume is the essential reference point for students of physical geography and related environmental disciplines, lecturers and interested individuals alike.
Preface to the Fourth Edition x
Preface to the First Edition xi
Preface to the Second Edition xii
Preface to the Third Edition xiii
About the Companion Website xvi
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