4 edition of Aridity and man found in the catalog.
Aridity and man
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Committee on Desert and Arid Zones Research.
by American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington
Written in English
|Statement||Carle Hodge, editor; Peter C. Duisberg, associate editor.|
|Series||[American Association for the Advancement of Science] Publication, no. 74, Publication (American Association for the Advancement of Science) ;, no. 74.|
|Contributions||Hodge, Carle, ed.|
|LC Classifications||GB614 .A5 1963|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 584 p.|
|Number of Pages||584|
|LC Control Number||63022003|
includes a systematic analysis on interrelationship among man, animal, vegetation, natural events etc. on a larger historic time frame. The present book under review is divided into five chapters and each chapter of this work is subdivided into sub themes or subsections. The major arguments in this book have been ingrained in the subsections. The mind is beset by light and space, the kinesthetic novelty of aridity, high temperature, and wind. The desert sky is encircling, majestic, terrible. In other habitats, the rim of sky above the horizontal is broken or obscured; here, together with the overhead portion, it is infinitely vaster than that of rolling countryside and forest lands
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Washington, American Association for the Advancement of Science, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Carle Hodge; American Association for the Advancement of Science.
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