I maj 2018 kastede bjergbestigeren Jakob Urth sig ud i et vovestykke af en anden verden, da han med livet som indsats begav sig mod toppen af Mount Everest uden brug af... Læs mere
An explanation of how and why mountains are formed. The age, location, life cycle and key features of different mountain types are described.
A comprehensive overview of interaction of the major hydrological and meteorological processes in mountain areas ie Cryosphere and Climatic Change, Snow Melt and Soil Water, Run-off and Floods, Water fluxes and Water Balance, Hydro-meteorological Coupling and Modelling.
The book addresses current issues and initiatives, and defines research needs. Key global issues and addressed is in general articles, while specific regional topics are described and highlighted within each chapter in shorter case studies.
Through its concise and accessible approach, A Natural History of the Central Appalachians thoroughly examines the biology and ecology of the... Læs mere
A story of adventure and aspiration in the high peaks that makes a vivid case for the importance of mountains to American national identity.
Mediterranean Mountain Environments places its emphasis on physical geography while still adopting an integrated approach to the whole subject area.... Læs mere