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The Great Sand Sea in Egypt, Volume 59

H. Besler

The Great Sand Sea in Egypt, Volume 59

Formation, Dynamics and Environmental Change - a Sediment-analytical Approach (Developments in Sedimentology)

by H. Besler

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Published by Elsevier Science .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology & the lithosphere,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Science / Geology,
  • Earth Sciences - Geology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10260471M
    ISBN 100444529411
    ISBN 109780444529411

    Get this from a library! The Great Sand Sea in Egypt: formation, dynamics and environmental change - a sediment-analytical approach. [Helga Besler] -- "The Great Sand Sea in Egypt presents the history of one of the large sand seas in the Sahara, beginning with the sand supply by fluvial transport from partly distant areas and also by local. Libyan Desert Glass (LDG) is a natural silica-rich melted rock found as pieces scattered over the sand and bedrock of the Western Desert of Egypt, northeast of the Gilf Kebir. In this work, a population mixture analysis serves to relate the present spatial distribution of LDG mass density with the Late Oligocene–Early Miocene fluvial dynamics in the Western Desert of Egypt.

    I) was found on 23 June , in the Sand Sea of S.W. Egypt, at latitude 25°o8' N, longitude 25° 355' E, near the southern boundary of the known distribution area of the glass. Discover Great Sand Sea Glass of the Libyan Desert in Qesm Al Wahat Ad Dakhlah, Egypt: Even King Tut was intrigued by the glass of the Great Sand Sea.

    Ahmed Hassanein was one of the most influential figures in Egyptian politics as the Chief of the Diwan and Chamberlain to Farouk, the king of Egypt from to Son of an Al-Azhar University professor, he was a grandson of the last Admiral of the Egyptian fleet before it was dismantled under British occupation in   Surrounding it all is the Great Sand Sea—the dunes of every Arabian fantasy—and rising above everything are the ruins of the temple of Amun-Ra, the Mountain of the Dead (tombs of Siwa's rich.


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Purchase The Great Sand Sea in Egypt, Volume 59 - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNSearch in this book series. The Great Sand Sea in Egypt Vol Pages () Download full volume. Previous volume. Next volume. Actions for selected chapters. Select all / Deselect all. Download PDFs Export citations.

Show all. The Great Sand Sea in Egypt presents the history of one of the large sand seas in the Sahara, beginning with the sand supply by fluvial transport from partly distant areas and also by local sandstone weathering. It also details sand as carrier of information and shows the possibilities of sedimentary analysis in dealing with such a by:   The Great Sand Sea is an approximat km² sand desert region in North Africa stretching between Western Egypt and Eastern Libya.

The biggest and most dangerous dune field in the world is the Great Sand Sea also called the Libyan Erg. The Egyptian sand sea lies parallel to the Calanshio Sand Sea of Libya, with which it is contiguous in the north.

The dunes of the Great Sand Sea cover about 10% of the total area of the Egyptian Western Desert. Siwa is an oasis located in Egypt, about 50 km (30 mi) east of the Libyan border, in the eastern part of the Great Sand Sea or Country: Egypt and Libya.

دریافت مقاله با ترجمه فارسی Elsevier: [Developments in Sedimentology] The Great Sand Sea in Egypt - Formation, Dynamics and Environmental Change – A Sediment-Analytical Approach Volume 59 || Chapter Four: The Granulometric Analysis دانلود رایگان مقاله.

The book Deep-Sea Sediments focuses on the sedimentary processes operating within the various modern and ancient deep-sea environments. The individual chapters track the way of sedimentary particles from continental erosion or production in the marine realm, to transport into the deep sea, to final deposition on the sea floor.

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The Great Sand Sea is the pure sandy part of the Western Desert. It is an enormous and in many ways uncharted area, which forms a natural barrier between Egypt and Libya.

This monotonous yet fabulous and extremely beautiful area extends from the south of Siwa almost km until it reaches the foot of the Gilf Kebir.

Product Type: Book Edition: 1 Volume: 66 First Published: Hardcover: eBook: Take this 5-day adventure into the desert to see a unique part of Egypt. Travel to the isolated Siwa Oasis to see Shali, the ancient town, and the Temple of the Oracle, where Alexander the Great was named ruler of Egypt.

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The article reviews the state of knowledge about distribution, sizes, dynamics, and ages of all sand seas (N = 6) and dune fields (N = 10) in Egypt (1, km2). However, chronological data (Optically Stimulated Luminescence, Thermoluminescence), used in the INQUA (International Union for Quaternary Research) dune database, only exists from three of the five sand.

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No country's past can match Egypt's in antiquity, richness, and variety. However, it is rarely presented as a Reviews: Get this from a library. The Great Sand Sea in Egypt: formation, dynamics and environmental change - a sediment-analytical approach.

[Helga Besler] -- The Great Sand Sea in Egypt presents the history of one of the large sand seas in the Sahara, beginning with the sand supply by fluvial transport from partly distant areas and also by local sandstone.

The Qattara Depression (Arabic: منخفض القطارة ‎ Munḫafaḍ al-Qaṭṭārah) is a depression in northwestern Egypt, specifically in the Matruh depression is part of the Western Desert of Qattara Depression lies below sea level, and its bottom is covered with salt pans, sand dunes, and salt depression extends between the latitudes of 28° For the Great Sand Sea and the Farafra Sand Sea, situated in the central and northern part of the Western Desert, a Late Glacial transformation by strong westerlies was found, but not for the.

Book Accessories Children's Books Fulgurite - molten sand after lightning strike, Great Sand Sea - Dakhla (Dachla), Egypt, 2 grams, 37x20x12 mm CzechMoldavites. From shop CzechMoldavites. 5 out of 5 stars () reviews $ Favorite Add to Egyptian Cat Pewter Keyring.This comprehensive three-volume set marks the publication of the proceedings of the Eighth International Congress of Egyptologists, held in Cairo in This massive and impressive page work encompasses the research of over of the world's leading Egyptologists--writing in English, French, or German--and contains over illustrations.The map prepared by the Egypt Survey Department from his account of his journey gave the most accurate overview of the Libyan Desert of the time.

Vast areas, however, remained blank. The Gilf Kebir, the Qattara Depression, the Selima Sand Sheet and most of the Great Sand Sea remained unknown.