By Richard J.Chorley, Robert P.Beckinsale, Antony J.Dunn
This volume is entirely devoted to the life and work of the world's most famous geomorphologist, William Morris Davis (1850-1934). It contains a treatment in depth of Davis' many contributions to the study of landforms including:
- the cycle of erosion
- denudation chronology
- arid and karst geomorphology
- the coral reef problem.