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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Elements of the nature and properties of soils /|
|Author||Brady, Nyle C.|
|Subjects||Soil science. ; Soils.|
|Collation||xiv, 559 p. : ill (some col.), maps ; 29 cm.|
Abridged ed. of: The nature and properties of soils. 12th ed. c1999. Includes bibliographical references and index.
"This book explores the principles and properties of soils and their physical, chemical and biological characteristics. Forest, rangeland, wetland, desert, agricultural areas, and constructed ecosystems are vividly used in describing processes and properties. Environmental applications, management problems and discussion of human impact on soils help to foster inquisitiveness on the part of readers."--BOOK JACKET.