Encyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science

Encyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science

The Encyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science examines cave and karst geoscience, cave archaeology and human use of caves, art in caves, hydrology and groundwater, cave and karst history, and conservation and management.

Author: John Gunn

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9781579583996

Category: Reference

Page: 902

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The Encyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science contains 350 alphabetically arranged entries. The topics include cave and karst geoscience, cave archaeology and human use of caves, art in caves, hydrology and groundwater, cave and karst history, and conservation and management. The Encyclopedia is extensively illustrated with photographs, maps, diagrams, and tables, and has thematic content lists and a comprehensive index to facilitate searching and browsing.
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Encyclopedia of the City

Encyclopedia of the City

A first-class work of reference that will be both an essential resource for independent study as well as a useful aid in teaching: a solid but also provocative starting point for wider exploration of the city.

Author: Roger W. Caves

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9780415252256

Category: Architecture

Page: 564

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The "Encyclopedia of the City" complements Routledge's strong list of readers and textbooks in urban studies and the city. Focusing on the key topics encountered by undergraduates and scholars in urban studies and allied fields, the contributions of its major theoreticians and practitioners, and on other individuals, groups, and organizations which study the city or practice in a field that directly or indirectly affects the city, the "Encyclopedia" necessarily adopts an interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary perspective. A first-class work of reference that will be both an essential resource for independent study as well as a useful aid in teaching, this is a solid but also provocative starting point for wider exploration of the ctizenship; city; city beautiful movement; City of Ur; city typologies; civil rights movement; civil society; classicism; closed circuit television
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Encyclopedia of Caves

Encyclopedia of Caves

Recreational caving may be defined as the activity of entering a void, such as a
cave, for the pure joy of the activity. When entering a cave, cavers would expect it
to be totally dark, even during normal daylight, for the experience to be truly ...

Author: William B. White

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 9780123838322

Category: Science

Page: 945

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Encyclopedia of Caves is a self-contained, beautifully illustrated work dedicated to caves and their unique environments. It includes more than 100 comprehensive articles from leading scholars and explorers in 15 different countries. Each entry is detailed and scientifically sound, yet accessible for students and non-scientists. This large-format reference is enchanced with hundreds of full-color photographs, maps, and drawings from the authors' own work, which provide unique images of the underground environment. Global in reach--authors are an international team of experts covering caves from around the world Includes 24 new articles commissioned especially for this 2nd edition Articles contain extensive bibliographies cross-referencing related essays Hundreds of color photographs, maps, charts and illustrations of cave features and biota A-Z sequence and a comprehensive index allow for easy location of topics Glossary presents definitions of all key vocabulary items
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Encyclopedia of Ecology

Encyclopedia of Ecology

Culver DC , Master LL , Christman MC , and Hobbs HH , III ( 2000 ) Obligate cave
fauna of the 48 contiguous United States . Conservation Biology 14 : 386-401 .
Culver DC and White WB ( eds . ) ( 2004 ) The Encyclopedia of Caves .

Author: Sven Erik Jørgensen

Publisher:

ISBN: 008045397X

Category: Ecology

Page: 4122

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The Encyclopedia of Ecology contains contributions from international experts on a diverse array of topics related to ecology. It provides current and comprehensive information on many themes, including behavioral ecology, ecological processes, ecological modeling, ecological engineering, ecological indicators, ecological informatics, ecosystems, ecotoxicology, evolutionary ecology, general ecology, global ecology, human ecology, and systems ecology. The online version includes extensive internal cross-referencing and dynamic linking to journal articles and abstract databases.
Categories: Ecology

The popular encyclopedia or Conversations Lexicon ed by A Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana

The popular encyclopedia  or   Conversations Lexicon    ed  by A  Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana

Both Red and Norwich Crags are over - fossils found in the celebrated bone
caves are aplaid by the Chillesford Clay , the marine shells of proximately of the
same general date with the Forest which are related to those of the Norwich Crag
 ...

Author: Popular encyclopedia

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:600029285

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Iconographic Encyclopedia of the Arts and Sciences

Iconographic Encyclopedia of the Arts and Sciences

the innumerable mineral springs on the earth's surface , but also by the fact that
in a large number of caves we have a ... Frequently , after the cave has been
largely developed , the action of the internal waters is the reverse of excavating ...

Author: Johann Georg Heck

Publisher:

ISBN: COLUMBIA:CU04824911

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

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The Popular Encyclopedia Or Conversations Lexicon

The Popular Encyclopedia  Or Conversations Lexicon

The caves of Kirkdale , in England , and Article Spain in the New Encyclopedia ,
written with Gailenreuth , in Germany , are ... The most celebrated caves in
Amework , Icones et Descriptiones Plantarum , quæ aut rica are Madison's Cave ,
in ...

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ISBN: NLI:3138352-30

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The World wide Encyclopedia and Gazetteer

The World wide Encyclopedia and Gazetteer

Among them Fingal's Cave , on the collect in large rivers , and ultimately appear
at the surisland of Staffa , off the south ... The bones of the sufficiently compact to
support a roof . hyæna , lion , wolf , fox , and stag , which it contained , Caves ...

Author: William Harrison De Puy

Publisher:

ISBN: UIUC:30112087526528

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

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Americanized Encyclopedia Britannica Revised and Amended

Americanized Encyclopedia Britannica  Revised and Amended

Among them Fingal's Cave , on the collect in large rivers , and ultimately appear
at the surisland of Staffa , off the south ... In volcanic regions also there wild
animals are classified according to their contents . are caves formed by the
passage of ...

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ISBN: UCAL:B2941719

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The New and Complete American Encyclopedia

The New and Complete American Encyclopedia

Caves , were undoubtedly the primitive habitations , be CAVALRY , n . so horse
troops ; bodies of men furnish - fore men began to build edifices above ground .
See ARed with horses for war . The chief use of the cavalry is to CHITECTURE .

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ISBN: HARVARD:HN65MD

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Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge

Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge

Le Clerc also made a the apostles , ( Acts 15 : 23 , ) the " catholic epistle , ” as that
somewhat similar complaint of Cave , in ... of which is lief of the church of Rome .
named Taurus ; or the names of Taurus and Ararat are CAVES , or CAVERNS .

Author: John Newton Brown

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:C2976687

Category: Missions

Page: 1275

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Fessenden Co s Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge

Fessenden   Co  s Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge

Le Clerc also made a the apostles , ( Acts 15 : 23 , ) the " catholic epistle , " as that
somewhat similar complaiņt of Cave , in ... of which is lief of the church of Rome .
named Taurus ; or the names of Taurus and Ararat are CAVES , or CAVERNS .

Author: John Newton Brown

Publisher:

ISBN: UVA:X030802975

Category: Missions

Page: 1275

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Encyclopedia International

Encyclopedia International

CAVE , EDWARD ( 1691 - 1754 ) , English printer and pub - sage may be formed
. Most limestone caves began to be lisher . He founded ( 1731 ) and edited the
highly success - formed during the last part of the Cenozoic Era ( more ful ...

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ISBN: PSU:000005050871

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Edison s Handy Encyclop dia of General Information and Universal Atlas

Edison s Handy Encyclop  dia of General Information and Universal Atlas

The Mammoth Cave is in Edmondson County , near Green River , about seventy
- five miles from Louisville . ... the Luray Cave , Virginia , and the Mammoth Cave ,
- the most remarkable cavern known . m it was EDISON ' S ENCYCLOPÆDIA .

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ISBN: NYPL:33433000983928

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page: 512

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The World Book Encyclopedia

The World Book Encyclopedia

When the molten lava inside eventually drained out , it left a tube , such as Lava
River Cave , shown here , in Oregon . cliffs . Prehistoric people are often
incorrectly called " cave men , " though some did live in caves . One of the earliest
known ...

Author: World Book, Inc

Publisher: World Book Incorporated

ISBN: 0716601079

Category: Reference

Page: 890

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"A 22-volume, highly illustrated, A-Z general encyclopedia for all ages, featuring sections on How to use WORLD BOOK, Other Research Aids, Pronunciation Key, A Student Guide to Better Writing, Speaking, and Research Skills, and comprehensive index"--Provi
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The Green Encyclopedia

The Green Encyclopedia

Cave Information and Action Guide CENTRE FOR SCIENCE AND
TECHNOLOGY FOR DEVELOPMENT ( CSTD ). 50 / CAVES For more
information and action on caves : American Cave Conservation Association (
ACCA ) , ( Main and Cave ...

Author: Irene M. Franck

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: STANFORD:36105000113790

Category: Environmental law

Page: 485

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Presents information on a variety of environmental concerns and solutions.
Categories: Environmental law

Academic American Encyclopedia

Academic American Encyclopedia

Thus , studies of karst ( limestone ) topography and groundwater hydrology ( flow
of water through caves ) are ... Speleological research has led to the economic
utilization of caves as sources of water and as storage areas , the mining of cave
 ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015037294017

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The Encyclopedia Americana

The Encyclopedia Americana

102 CAVE are fossil remains in the cavern fills , and on the rate caves ,
particularly lava caves , is the large acof solution within the cavernous limestones
. The cumulation of ice throughout the year , even figures arrived at by these
methods ...

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ISBN: PSU:000043824892

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Encyclopedia Americana

Encyclopedia Americana

102 CAVE even are a fossil remains in the cavern fills , and on the rate caves ,
particularly lava caves , is the large acof solution within the cavernous limestones
. The cumulation of ice throughout the year , figures arrived at by these methods ...

Author: Scholastic Library Publishing

Publisher: Grolier

ISBN: 0717201392

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

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