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the sea surface , pressure gradients , and the Coriolis effect of the Earth's rotation . It next deals with systems of surface currents in different regions of the Earth and with subsurface currents dependent on differences of ...
The Earth's surface features [ for Part Two headnote see page 79 ] The outlines , and the articles and parts of articles referred to , in the two sections of Division III deal with the basic physical features of the Earth's surface and ...
Without life the surface of the Earth and its atmosphere would be very different from what they are now . We are both spectators and actors in a continuing performance where life is both author and producer , and for which the Earth ...
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Part One Matter and energy
Energy radiation and the states and transformation of matter
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