TitleMajor Soils of the World. (CD ROM)
Job NumberY3915/E
Number in series19
Series titleFAO Land and Water Digital Media Series - CD-ROM
Number of pages0
Price US$$44.00
(First edition: 2002; this reprint: 2005) This CD-ROM was released in conjunction with World Soil Resources Report No. 94: "Lecture Notes on the Major Soils of the World". In addition to complete (Hyperlinked) text of the book, it contains many additional pictures, a slideshow with a virtual tour of soils and landscapes and a typical soil profile for each of the thirty reference soil groups of the World Reference Base for Soil Resources. In total more than 550 slides and pictures illustrate the lecture notes. [System requirements: Pentium PC with at least 32 MB RAM and a 15" monitor with a resolution of at least 800x600 pixels and 'high colours' (65536 colours);Acrobat Reader 4.0 or later installed]

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