Quaternary Dating Methods

by Mike Walker
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2013-04-30
Genre: Science
Pages: 304 pages
ISBN 13: 1118700090
ISBN 10: 9781118700099
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle

Synopsis : Quaternary Dating Methods written by Mike Walker, published by John Wiley & Sons which was released on 2013-04-30. Download Quaternary Dating Methods Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Praise from the reviews: "This book is a must for any Quaternary scientist. -- This introductory textbook introduces the basics of dating, the range of techniques available and the strengths and limitations of each of the principal methods. Coverage includes: the concept of time in Quaternary Science and related fields the history of dating from lithostratigraphy and biostratigraphy the development and application of radiometric methods different methods in dating: radiometric dating, incremental dating, relative dating and age equivalence Presented in a clear and straightforward manner with the minimum of technical detail, this text is a great introduction for both students and practitioners in the Earth, Environmental and Archaeological Sciences. Praise from the reviews: "This book is a must for any Quaternary scientist." SOUTH AFRICAN GEOGRAPHICAL JOURNAL, September 2006 “...very well organized, clearly and straightforwardly written and provides a good overview on the wide field of Quaternary dating methods...” JOURNAL OF QUATERNARY SCIENCE, January 2007