The Resource Images of the earth : a guide to remote sensing, S.A. Drury

Images of the earth : a guide to remote sensing, S.A. Drury

Label
Images of the earth : a guide to remote sensing
Title
Images of the earth
Title remainder
a guide to remote sensing
Statement of responsibility
S.A. Drury
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
TOC
Dewey number
  • 550/.28
  • 621.36/78
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G70.4
LC item number
.D783 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Oxford science publications
Label
Images of the earth : a guide to remote sensing, S.A. Drury
Publication
Note
1st ed. published 1990 as: A guide to remote sensing
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [186]-188) and index
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Contents
1. The problems. 1.1. Water. 1.2. Food. 1.3. Natural disasters. 1.4. Physical communications. 1.5. Physical resources. 1.6. Natural environments. 1.7. Security -- 2. Getting the information. 2.1. Human perception. 2.2. Radiation and matter. 2.3. Detecting radiation. 2.4. Sources of remotely sensed data. 2.5. Displaying information -- 3. Interpreting the information. 3.1. The weather and climate. 3.2. The sea. 3.3. The land. 3.4. Natural vegetation. 3.5. Use of the land. 3.6. Beneath the surface -- 4. Using the information. 4.1. Water resources. 4.2. Food and fibre. 4.3. Physical resources. 4.4. Communications. 4.5. Disasters. 4.6. Environmental change. 4.7. Military uses -- 5. Operational issues. 5.1. Benefits. 5.2. Costs. 5.3. Training. 5.4. Data distribution. 5.5. Future prospects -- App. A.1. Training opportunities -- App. A.2. Sources of images
Control code
000023114027
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
viii, 203 p.
Isbn
9780198549970
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98178121
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
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.b18232632
System control number
  • 13566179sd
  • (OCoLC)38723606

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