Author Subodh Mahanti Language Hindi Publisher Vigyan Prasar Pages 180 File Size 4.33 MB
Saturday, December 1, 2012
Desert : Driest places on Earth
Mahanti Deserts constitute the second most extensive environment system of the Earth. They are an important sub-component of the global climate system. The book briefly describes how deserts are formed, some great deserts of the words, and desertification, desert landforms, mineral resources in deserts, water in deserts, desert plants, desert animals, and people living in deserts. The book provides a bird's eye view of the factors accelerating process of desertification and how it will have devastating consequences for both humans and the environment and its possible impact on the climate of even those regions that are quite remote from the actual desert areas and how to stop it.