Landscapes and Landforms of Egypt

Landforms and Evolution

  • Nabil Sayed Embabi

Part of the World Geomorphological Landscapes book series (WGLC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. General

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Nabil Sayed Embabi
      Pages 3-13
    3. Nabil Sayed Embabi
      Pages 15-23
    4. Nabil Sayed Embabi
      Pages 25-36
  3. The Nile

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. Nabil Sayed Embabi
      Pages 47-55
    3. Nabil Sayed Embabi
      Pages 57-68
  4. The Plateaus

  5. The Mega Depressions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Nabil Sayed Embabi
      Pages 121-132
    3. Nabil Sayed Embabi
      Pages 133-151
    4. Nabil Sayed Embabi
      Pages 153-162
  6. Sand Seas and Dune Fields

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 163-163
    2. Nabil Sayed Embabi
      Pages 165-179
    3. Nabil Sayed Embabi
      Pages 181-193

About this book

Introduction

This book provides a unique reference resource not only for geomorphologists, but for all Earth scientists. It shows how landforms vary enormously across Egypt, from high mountains to endless plains, and presents the vast heritage of forms that have developed under different climates. Richly illustrated with numerous plates and figures, it also includes a bibliography offering exhaustive coverage of the literature.

Keywords

Desert Environment Desert Geomorphology Egypt Geomorphology Egypt Landscapes Inherited Landforms Satellite Image Egypt

Authors and affiliations

  • Nabil Sayed Embabi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Geography,Faculty of ArtsAin Shams University CairoEgypt

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-65661-8
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-65659-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-65661-8
  • Series Print ISSN 2213-2090
  • Series Online ISSN 2213-2104
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