WorldCat Identities

Allaby, Ailsa

Works: 7 works in 89 publications in 4 languages and 1,604 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Redactor
Classifications: QE5, 550.3
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Most widely held works by Ailsa Allaby
The Concise Oxford dictionary of earth sciences by Ailsa Allaby( Book )

41 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In over 6,000 entries, this dictionary provides authoritative and up-to-date definitions of terms from all the earth sciences. It covers climatology, economic geology, geochemistry, mineralogy, oceanography, palaeontology, petrology, and volcanology, amongst many other scientific disciplines. It also contains brief biographical notes on the most important figures in the history of the earth sciences
A dictionary of earth sciences by Ailsa Allaby( Book )

39 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This dictionary offers coverage of earth sciences, including terms used in geology, oceanography, volcanology, mineralogy, palaeontology, and planetary science. Revised and updated, it is a guide for anyone studying or interested in earth sciences."--Résumé de l'éditeur
Oxford dictionary of earth sciences = Niujin di qiu ke xue ci dian( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in Chinese and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben ci dian shi mu qian dan xing ben zui quan wei, Zui quan mian de di qiu ke xue gong ju shu, Shou lu de ci tiao 6000 yu tiao, Fu gai le qi hou xue, Jing ji di zhi xue, Di qiu hua xue, Hai yang xue deng ling yu
Dictionary of the environment by Michael Allaby( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milieutechnisch woordenboek, waarin een overzicht van termen op het gebied van menswetenschappen (biologie, medicijnen, antropologie enzovoorts), aardwetenschappen, meteorologie, klimatologie, economie en vele industriele technologieen
Jian ming niu jin di qiu ke xue ci dian( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in Chinese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of earth sciences( )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides "coverage of topics including climatology, economic geology, geochemistry, oceanography, palaeontology, petrology, and volcanology. There are entries on planetary science, remote sensing, statistics, and sequence stratigraphy, wind strength scales, material, temporal, and chronostratigraphic units, geologic, lunar, and Martian time scales."--Title screen
The concise Oxford dictionary of Earth sciences. Ed. by Ailsa Allaby, Michael Allaby( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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The Concise Oxford dictionary of earth sciences
A dictionary of earth sciencesA dictionary of earth sciences