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Ecology and Design: Frameworks For Learning

by Johnson, Bart R. & Kristina Hill (Editors)

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2001
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9781559638135
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Washington, DC: Island Press, 2001 This volume focuses on articulating priorities and approaches for incorporation ecological principles in the teaching of landscape desgin and planning. It defines for the first time the full potential of ecology in landscape architectural education. White soft cover with black titling to front and spine, green illustration to front, 530 pages. Light shelf… Read more
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Managed Annihilation: An Unnatural History of the Newfoundland Cod Collapse

by Bavington, Dean

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2010
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9780774817479
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Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, 2010 This volume "pleads for renunciation of 'the holy grail of manageablility,' the belief that all problems ... can be solved merely by exerting more effort, and obtaining greater efficency, within the status quo order of advanced industrial societies." Hard cover with black titling to front and spine, 187 pages. Minor shelf wear.… Read more
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What is Water? The History of a Modern Abstraction

by Linton, Jamie

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2010
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9780774817028
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Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, 2010 "We all know what water is, and we often take it for granted. But the spctre of a world-wide water crisis suggests there meight be something fundamentally wrong with the way we think about water. Jamie Linton dives into the history of water as an abstract concept, stripped of its environmental, social, and cultural contexts."… Read more
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Great Blue Heron: A Natural History and Ecology of a Seashore Sentinel

by Butler, Robert

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1997
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9780774806350
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Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, 1997 "Heron populations are under threat in British Columbia. Urban sprawl has consumed quiet woodlots where the heron nests, its eggs and tissues contain contaminants from industrial, agricultural, and residential developments, and its nesting sites are increasingly disturbed by eagles and human activities." Blue cloth, silver titling to spine, two clusters of full colour photographs,… Read more
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Ken Kirby - Warrior Painter

by Fraser, Patricia M.

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2013
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9781926763286
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Surrey, BC: Libros Libertad Publishing Ltd., 2013 A remarkable biography about a very remarkable man and an inspiring story to bring a much deeper awareness to the plight and importance of our Coastal rivers and streams. Glossy soft cover with flaps, signed by the author Patricia Fraser and by Ken Kirby to title page, a cluster of photographs to… Read more
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Out of the Earth: Civilization and the Life of the Soil

by Hillel, Daniel

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9780520080805
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Berkeley: University of California Press The author has a long career in conservation and lines out the "history of man's use and misuse of soil and water" and shows the "complex inner processes that form soil with a lyrical assertion of its powers and significance." Glossy soft cover, 321 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some… Read more
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Small Strawbale: Natural Homes, Projects & Designs

by Steen, Bill; Steen, Athena Swentzell; Bingham, Wayne J.

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2005
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9781586855154
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Salt Lake City: Gibs Smith Publisher, 2005 An idea book presenting a collection of various small buildings beautifully designed. Illustrated soft cover with flaps, richly illustrated with colour photography, line drawings and floorplans, 202 pages. Light shelf wear, original price sticker to back. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will… Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1977 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences. Articles on the tropical rain forest, production of fish and other animals in the sea, environmental education at the university level,… Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1976 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences. Articles on six polluted lakes, air-borne particles, rapeseed oil and hydrogenated marine oils in nutrition, etc. Illustrated front cover with… Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1978 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences. Articles on Kariba: The Dubious Benefits of Large Dams, Alternative Energy Sources in the USSR, Human Pathogens as Potential Health… Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1979 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences. This double issue is devoted primarily to the environment-development theme. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling, staple binding, black… Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1979 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences. Articles include Forest Destruction in Asia and the South pacific; Pesticide Degrading Plasmids; Chlorinated Paraffins.. Colourfully illustrated soft cover… Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1977 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences. Articles on Assessing the Assessors, Genetic Engineering, Recombinant DNA Research, etc. Illustrated front cover with black titling, staple binding, black… Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1979 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences. Articles include The Water Hyacinth: From Prolific Pest to Potential Provider; Nuclear Power: An Assessment of Accident Risks; cost-Benefit Analysis and… Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1980 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences. This issue contains two articles on biogas, an article on DDT in a tropical agro-ecosystem, effects of ingested crude oil on… Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1978 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences.This double issue is devoted to toxic substances and their control.. Illustrated front cover with white titling, staple binding, black and white… Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1979 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences. Articles include Farming Aquatic Animals; An Evaluation of the Impacts of the US and Swedish Approaches to Air Pollution Control; Water… Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1980 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences. This is a special issue devoted to the controversy over low-level radiation. Colourfully illustrated front cover with … Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1980 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences. Several articles in this issue look at the fate of the Amoco Cadiz oil spill. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with… Read more
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Stockholm, Sweden: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1977 Ambio is a bimonthly international journal published by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and dedicated to recent work in the interrelated fields of environmental management, technology and the natural sciences. This edition is devoted to the nitrogen cycle; the material presented here is the outcome of the 38th Nobel Symposium, "Nitrogen… Read more
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