Thank you for visiting us. We are currently updating our shopping cart and regret to advise that it will be unavailable until September 1, 2014. We apologise for any inconvenience and look forward to serving you again.

Wiley
Wiley.com
Print this page Share
Textbook

Introducing Physical Geography, 6th Edition

February 2013, ©2013
Introducing Physical Geography, 6th Edition (EHEP002427) cover image

The 6th edition of Introducing Physical Geography is known for its clear writing, distinctive photos and illustrations and a strong supplements program. The text continues its tradition as a great book to help non-science readers visualize and understand earth processes and learn the basic language of physical geography. The new edition features a strengthened “Eye on Global Change” coverage and coverage of the geographer’s tool box.

See More

  • Intro Pt 1: Introducing Physical Geography
  • Intro Pt 2: Tools of Physical Geography
  • Chapter 1 The Earth as a Rotating Planet
  • Chapter 2 The Earth’s Global Energy Balance
  • Chapter 3 Air Temperature
  • Chapter 4 Atmospheric Moisture and Precipitation
  • Chapter 5 Winds and the Global Circulation
  • Chapter 6 Weather Systems
  • Chapter 7 Global Climates
  • Chapter 8 Biogeographic Processes
  • Chapter 9 Global Biogeography
  • Chapter 10 Global Soils
  • Chapter 11 Earth from Inside Out
  • Chapter 12 Plate Tectonics, Earthquakes, and Volcanoes
  • Chapter 13 Weathering and Mass Wasting
  • Chapter 14 Fresh Water of the Continents
  • Chapter 15 Landforms Made by Running Water
  • Chapter 16 Landforms Made by Waves and Wind
  • Chapter 17 Glacial Landforms and the Ice Age
  • App 1 Climate Definitions and Boundaries
  • App 2 Conversion Factors
  • App 3 Topographic Map Symbols
See More
  • New media including animations and videos.
  • New photos and illustrations.
  • Updated data on climate change.
  • Eye on the Landscape feature revised and now more enhanced for students.
See More
  • Putting you in the Picture features involve the student and personalize the study of geography.
  • The Visualization theme uses illustrations, word pictures, and multimedia to help students form lasting visual images of the processes of physical geography.
See More
Instructors Resources
Wiley Instructor Companion Site
See More
See Less
Students Resources
Wiley Student Companion Site
See More
See Less
Purchase Options
Wiley E-Text   
Introducing Physical Geography, 6th Edition
ISBN : 978-1-118-54792-2
664 pages
February 2013, ©2013
$62.50   BUY

Loose-leaf   
Introducing Physical Geography, 6th Edition Binder Ready Version
ISBN : 978-1-118-29193-1
656 pages
February 2013, ©2013
$102.95   BUY

Paperback   
Introducing Physical Geography, 6th Edition
ISBN : 978-1-118-39620-9
664 pages
February 2013, ©2013
$158.95   BUY

Back to Top