The Leading eBooks Store Online 4,385,058 members ⚫ 1,459,539 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Landscapes and Landforms of Brazil

Landscapes and Landforms of Brazil by Bianca Carvalho Vieira
Buy this eBook
US$ 129.00
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)

This book presents Brazil as a country of continental dimensions. Its territory has a large variety of rock types, geological structures and climates. The country has a large variety of landscapes, such as the humid plains of the Amazon River, the dry plateaus of the semi-arid region or the subtropical mountains of the southern region. On the coast, some plateaus and mountains, like the Serra do Mar Mountain range, formed a significant barrier front to access the hinterland of Brazil. On the other side of these coastal plateaus and mountains, there is a large collection of other plateaus, mountains, plains and depressions little altered by human interference. Thus, Brazil has a unique variety of different landscapes and extraordinary geomorphological sites. The book invites readers to learn more about the beautiful Brazilian landscapes, their complexity and vastness.

Springer Netherlands; March 2015
403 pages; ISBN 9789401780230
Read online, or download in secure PDF format
Title: Landscapes and Landforms of Brazil
Author: Bianca Carvalho Vieira; André Augusto Rodrigues Salgado; Leonardo José Cordeiro Santos
 
  • News
  • Contents
No entry found
More Nature
ISBNs
9401780234
9789401780223
9789401780230