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Atlas of Antarctica: Topographic Maps from Geostatistical by Ute Christina Herzfeld

By Ute Christina Herzfeld

The atlas includes 136 topographic maps derived from satellite tv for pc radar altimetry (Geosat and ERS-1 data). every one map is gifted including an outline of glaciologic and topographic gains. the most part is preceded through an creation and 3 updated subject matters and by way of purposes. functions are in tracking alterations in Antarctic glaciers, ice streams and ice cabinets, and in particular nearby reviews of outlet glaciers of the inland ice. The reader also will locate index maps, an exhaustive record of references on comparable matters in glaciology, geodesy, geomathematics, distant sensing, and an index of the Antarctic position names.

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