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Thomas, David S. G.

Overview
Works: 72 works in 312 publications in 2 languages and 5,609 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Maps  Atlases  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Games  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Publisher
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Most widely held works by David S. G Thomas
The dictionary of physical geography by David S. G Thomas( )

63 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The third edition of this comprehensive dictionary covers the whole field of physical geography and provides an essential reference for students and lecturers. This edition has been substantially updated with the help of an advisory board of international experts in a range of key areas in physical geography. Many of the entries are new or have been fully revised, with a large amount of additional material on relevant new themes and topics." "The Dictionary includes coverage of geomorphology, climatology, biogeography, zoogeography, hydrology, pedology, the Quarternary, GIS, remote sensing and the human impact. It contains over 2,000 entries ranging in length from succinct definitions of technical terms to extended discussions of concepts and essays on themes of particular interest or importance. The Dictionary reflects changes within the discipline and provides an international perspective on the key topics of physical geography. The entries are self-contained or cross-referenced with additional reading and references for those who wish to develop themes further."--Jacket
Arid zone geomorphology : process, form, and change in drylands by David S. G Thomas( Book )

38 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new edition of Arid Zone Geomorphology aims to encapsulate the advances that have been made in recent years in the investigation and explanation of landforms and geomorphological processes in drylands. Building on the success of the previous two editions, the Third Edition has been completely revised and updated to reflect the latest developments in the field. Whilst this latest edition will remain a comprehensive reference to the subject, the book has been restructured to include regional case studies throughout to enhance student understanding and is clearly defined into five distinct se
World atlas of desertification by Programme des Nations Unies pour l'environnement( )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desertification is the degradation of productive drylands, including the Savannas of Africa, the Great Plains and the Pampas of the Americas, the Steppes of Asia, and the 'outback' of Australia and the margins of the Mediterranean. Section 1: Global ; Section 2: Africa ; Section 3: new section presents the latest assessment of South and South-East Asia ; and Section 4: new section covers issues including linkages with poverty, biodiversity, global warming, and results of new studies in Kenya and the Aral Sea basin
Desertification : exploding the myth by David S. G Thomas( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arid zone geomorphology by David S. G Thomas( Book )

25 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nature of arid environments; Weathering processes; Desert crusts and varnishes; Slope and pediment systems; Badlands and badland gullies
The Kalahari environment by David S. G Thomas( Book )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landscape sensitivity( Book )

15 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sustainable livelihoods in Kalahari environments : a contribution to global debates( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World atlas of desertification by Nick Middleton( Book )

27 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Research strategies and methods for quaternary science : the case of Southern Africa by David S. G Thomas( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild things : the art of nurturing boys by Stephen James( )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playing off the themes in the Caldecott Medal-winning children's book "Where the Wild Things Are", this informative, practical, and encouraging guide will help parents guide boys down the path to healthy and authentic manhood. Wild Things addresses the physical, emotional, and spiritual parts of a boy, written by two therapists who are currently engaged in clinical work with boys and their parents and who are also fathers raising five sons
A Regional history of the railways of Great Britain by Ian Gordon( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Games of the North : playing for survival( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For thousands of years, traditional Inuit sports have been vital for survival within the unforgiving Arctic. Acrobatic and explosive, these ancestral games evolved to strengthen mind, body and spirit within the community. Following four modern Inuit athletes reveals their unique relationship to the games as they compete across the North. As unprecedented change sweeps across their traditional lands, their stories illuminate the importance of the games today."--Container
Late quaternary environmental change in African drylands( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular culture and the motor car in the twentieth century( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A regional history of the railways of Great Britain by David St. John Thomas( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interactions between arid and humid records of quaternary change in drylands (IGCP 413)( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Regional history of the railways of Great Britain by D. S. M Barrie( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rural transport problem by David St. John Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A regional history of the railways of Great Britain by Peter E Baughan( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The dictionary of physical geography
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Arid zone geomorphology : process, form, and change in drylandsWorld atlas of desertificationArid zone geomorphologyThe Kalahari environmentLandscape sensitivitySustainable livelihoods in Kalahari environments : a contribution to global debatesWorld atlas of desertificationPopular culture and the motor car in the twentieth century
Alternative Names
David Thomas britischer Geograph, Jahrgang 1958

David Thomas geògraf britànic

David Thomas geógrafo britânico

David Thomas geografo britannico

David Thomas Géographe britannique, né en 1958

David Thomas (geographer) Brits geograaf

David Thomas xeógrafu británicu

Thomas, D. 1958-

Thomas, D. S. G.

Thomas, D. S. G. 1958-

Thomas, D. S. G. (David S. G.)

Thomas, David

Thomas, David 1958-

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Thomas, David S. 1958-

Thomas, David Stephen Garfield 1958-

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