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The Physical Geography of Mongolia

Editors: Yembuu, Batchuluun (Ed.)

  • Most integrated and systematical overview of research on the physico-geographical aspects of Mongolia 
  • First book about physical geography in Mongolia in English, written by field experts from Mongolia 
  • Includes many colored maps and pictures of landscapes and geomorphological features 
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-61434-8
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About this book

This book gives the most detailed and comprehensive physico-geographical overview of the very unique country of Mongolia. The country offers diverse geographical features and natural landscapes combined with a long history. This book offers integrated and systematical research on the geophysical characteristics of Mongolia with an academic orientation. It provides the readers with general knowledge of the physical geography of Mongolia as well as new results of the latest research. The volume consists of 11 chapters, each written by field experts, with contributions from scientific researchers from Mongolia.The topics covered: geological and geomorphological characteristics and processes, landscapes and landforms, climate and climate change, hydrology, glaciers and permafrost, soils, environmental changes, biodiversity and many other aspects of physical geography in Mongolia.The book appeals to researchers and students of geography and related fields and can serve as a guide for field trips to Mongolia or basic literature for research projects.

About the authors

Professor Dr. Batchuluun Yembuu is a Professor of Geography at the Mongolian National University of Education in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. For over a decade she was the Director of the National Centre for Non formal and Distance Education. As a teacher, trainer and lecturer, she is currently involved in research activities related to geography education and learning, curriculum and textbook development.
Batchuluun Yembuu’s research interests focus on the Physical Geography, Earth science, Geography education, Education for Sustainable Development, Climate change and Water education. She has contributed to many publications in international journals and several books, both in the Mongolian and in the English language. 

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eBook 128,39 €
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  • Due: February 2, 2021
  • ISBN 978-3-030-61434-8
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  • Included format:
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Hardcover 166,39 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Physical Geography of Mongolia
Editors
  • Batchuluun Yembuu
Series Title
Geography of the Physical Environment
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-61434-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-61434-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-61433-1
Series ISSN
2366-8865
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 242
Number of Illustrations
7 b/w illustrations, 112 illustrations in colour
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