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Earth Science Videodisk

Synopsis
Consists of over 3500 photographs, diagrams, animations and videos selected and catalogued by the American Geological Institute to support standard [US] earth sciences texts and lecture subjects in physical geology, earth science, oceanography, earth history, dinosaurs, environmental geology, astronomy, physical geography, and human geography. Includes material on rocks and minerals, volcanic activity, weathering and soils, sedimentation, the earth’s interior, plate tectonics and mountain building, earthquakes, mass wasting, hydrology, winds and deserts, oceans and coasts, meteorology. the motion footage drives from ACCU-Weather Inc, the US Geological Survey, the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration and NASA.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video; Videodisc. NTSC standard only. For UK use requires dual-standard player and monitor.
Year of production
1994
Availability
Sale; £240.25 (+VAT inc. p&p)
Subjects
Geography; Geology
Keywords
dinosaurs; meteorology; oceanography; physical geography

Sponsor

Name

American Geological Institute

Distributor

Name

Times Mirror International Publishers

Phone
020 7388 7676
Fax
020 7391 6556
Address
Lynton House
7-12 Tavistock Square
London
WC1H 9LB

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