We strive to deliver the best value to our customers and ensure complete satisfaction for all our textbook rentals.
You can return your online books for any reason within our refund period – no questions asked.
Every order is available for express shipping, and return shipping is always free.
You'll be happy with the quality of your books (or we'll ship you another one on our dime).
You can extend your rental up to 14 days – at the same cheap daily rental rate.
If you decide to keep the book it will never cost more than the purchase price.
As always, you have access to over 5 million titles. Plus, you can choose from 5 rental periods, so you only pay for what you’ll use. And if you ever run into trouble, our top-notch U.S. based Customer Service team is ready to help by email, chat or phone.
Offering a non-technical approach to earth science, Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology (10th Edition) engages students with its extensive coverage, readable writing style, and smart illustrations. Authors Edward J. Tarbuck and Frederick K. Lutgens, together with the acclaimed illustrator, Dennis Tasa, kept the book current by updating the content...
Offering a non-technical approach to earth science, Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology (10th Edition) engages students with its extensive coverage, readable writing style, and smart illustrations. Authors Edward J. Tarbuck and Frederick K. Lutgens, together with the acclaimed illustrator, Dennis Tasa, kept the book current by updating the content to meet today's geological truths. It offers a significantly revised chapter on climate change while touching various phenomena that affect the earth. This introductory book on earth's geology offers discussions of plate tectonics, matter and minerals, volcanoes, magma, igneous rocks, and intrusive activities to these geological elements. Soil and weathering are also discussed, as well as other types of rocks (sedimentary, metamorphic). Students will get a lot from the discussion of geologic time and crustal deformation, as well as the discussion of divergent and convergent boundaries. Other important topics discussed include glaciers, desserts, shorelines, running, and groundwater, as well as the hot issue of global climate change. The final chapters talk about earth's evolution through geologic time, planetary geology, and energy and mineral resources. This well-researched and well-illustrated book makes earth science accessible to students and readers. It offers a non-technical approach to the discussion of the most complex concepts and theories surrounding geology. Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology (10th Edition) ISBN 9780321663047is a collaboration between three talented minds. Lutgens and Tarbuck have been working together since 1970, boasting over 57 years of combined experience in teaching the subject. They have written a number of textbooks, the first of which is called Earth Science, which they released in 1976. The team is joined by Dennis Tasa, a top geology illustrator with decades of experience in preparing illustrations for some of the most effective bestselling texts in science.
Out of Stock
We're fresh out of that one today.
So sorry. Try back another time as our inventory fluctuates daily.
Since launching the first textbook rental site in 2006, BookRenter has never wavered from our mission to make education more affordable for all students. Every day, we focus on delivering students the best prices, the most flexible options, and the best service on earth. On March 13, 2012 BookRenter.com, Inc. formally changed its name to Rafter, Inc. We are still the same company and the same people, only our corporate name has changed.