A well written and concise book covering everything from classification to in-depth sediment dynamnics. The text is extremely easy to understand even though it tackles difficult theories and formulae (the formulae are well described and set out in stages). Case studies and clear diagrams also contribute to the books 5 star rating! This book is a must read for anyone on a marine based course or work within the world of Estuaries. Estuaries and Sediment Dynamics may not be the most interesting subject in the world but this book keeps the reader informed and interested throughout every chapter.