By Monique Fort,Marie-Françoise André
The Landforms and Landscapes of France offers an informative and tasty review of the main scenic landscapes of France. The geodiversity of France is emphasised, for instance the glacial landscapes of the Mont-Blanc Massif, the volcanoes of the French Massif significant, the chalk cliffs and sand dunes of the Atlantic coast, the granitic landscapes of Corsica or the lagoons and coral reefs of French Polynesia.
The pursuits are to supply the reader with an stress-free and informative description of the chosen websites inside of their nearby geographical and geological settings; to provide an up to date survey of the evolution of France's panorama; and to offer additional info at the cultural worth of the chosen websites anyplace acceptable (prehistoric work, legends regarding websites, recognized vineyards, etc.).
The ebook is a richly illustrated reference paintings that makes available for the 1st time a wealth of data at present scattered between many nationwide and nearby journals. it is going to be of gain to earth scientists, environmental scientists, tourism geographers and conservationists
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