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Author Carr, M. H. (Michael H.)
Title The surface of Mars / Michael H. Carr.
Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Author Carr, M. H. (Michael H.)
Series Cambridge planetary science series.
Cambridge planetary science series.
Subject Mars (Planet) -- Surface.
Author Carr, M. H. (Michael H.)
Series Cambridge planetary science series.
Cambridge planetary science series.
Subject Mars (Planet) -- Surface.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 307 pages) : illustrations, maps.
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-295) and index.
Summary Describing the diverse Martian surface features, this text explores how Earth and Mars differ and why the two planets evolved so differently. The author also discusses the possible implications of the geologic history for the origin and survival of Martian life.
Note Print version record.
Contents Overview -- Impact craters -- Volcanism -- Global structure and tectonics -- Canyons -- Channels, valleys, and gullies -- Lakes and oceans -- Ice -- Wind -- Poles -- The view from the surface -- Climate change -- Implications for life -- Summary.
ISBN 9780511270413 (electronic bk.)
0511270410 (electronic bk.)
051126688X (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9780511266881 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
0511269854 (electronic bk.)
9780511269851 (electronic bk.)
9780511536007 (ebook)
0511536003 (ebook)
0521872014 (Cloth)
9780521872010 (hardback)
OCLC # 162145470
Additional Format Print version: Carr, M.H. (Michael H.). Surface of Mars. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006 9780521872010 0521872014 (DLC) 2006035548 (OCoLC)74353917.


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