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Our changing coastlines [by] Francis P. Shepard [and] Harold R. Wanless.

; Wanless, Harold R. (Harold Rollin), 1899-1970, author
New York, McGraw-Hill [1971] .
ISBN 0070565589, 9780070565586

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Other Authors Wanless, Harold R. 1899-1970,
Subjects Coasts -- United States.
Coasts.
Littoral -- EĢtats-Unis.
United States.
Description 579 pages illustrations, maps 28 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes "An International Oceanographic Foundation selection."
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction -- Types of coasts -- Glaciated coasts: New England and Long Island -- Straight barriers and long estuaries: New York City to Chesapeake Bay -- Cuspate foreland coasts: Cape Hatteras to Cape Romain -- Straight barrier coasts: Cape Romain to Florida Keys -- Alternating white beaches and swamps: West Florida to Mississippi Sound -- Deltaic coasts: Louisiana -- Barrier island coast: Texas -- Island-Sheltered coasts: Southern California -- Rugged California coast: Point Conception to Cape Mendocino -- Storm-exposed open coasts to deeply indented glaciated coasts: Northernmost California to Canada -- Glaciers, earthquakes, and volcanoes: mountainous southern Alaska coast -- Icy, unglaciated lowland coasts: Bering Sea and Arctic Alaska -- Volcanic coasts: Hawaii.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)174354
(OCoLC)ocm00174354
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WorldCat Identities Shepard, Francis P. 1897-1985.
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