Further reading

You will find a number of publications dealing with soil types in the college library. You may find the following helpful:

  • Ashman, M and Puri, G (2008) Essential Soil Science Blackwell
  • Brady, N and Weil, R (2007) The nature and properties of soil, Pearson Prentice Hall
  • Foth, H D (1991) Fundamentals of Soil Science, 8th Edition, Wiley
  • Gregory and Nortcliff (2013) Soil conditions and plant growth, 12th edition, Wiley-Blackwell
  • White, R (2005) Principles and practice of Soil Science, Blackwell
  • Think Soils Manual (2007). Environment Agency. Available at: http://adlib.everysite.co.uk/adlib/defra/content.aspx?doc=263232&id=263233

You can download a number of useful publications from www.soil-net.com/downloads including:

  • Nortcliffe, S (1984) Down to earth: An introduction to soils; Leicestershire Museums, Art Galleries and Records Service
  • Jarman, M (1984) Groundwork - Practical ways of learning about soils; Leicestershire Museums, Art Galleries and Records Service
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