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Shark Down Under - the Story of Shark Attacks in Australian Waters

By Alan Sharpe

Sydney: Dominion Publishing Co. Very clean glossy covers. Some slight indentations. No creases to the covers or to the spine. Illustrated with photograhs.160 tight, clean pages plus index.. First. Glossy Card Covers. Very Good. 7in x 4in. Non Fiction Ecology. Sharks Shark Attack Marine Creatures Ecology. Catalogs: Nature - Animals and Plantlife, Ecology.

$10.18

Books and Journals Catalogue

U. K.: Nature Conservancy Council, 1989. A very good copy of this stapled book. No creases. 18 bright, clean pages.. ISBN: 0 86139 554 9. Stapled Book. Very Good. 71/2in x 8in. Catalogue. Birds Nature Wildlife. Catalogs: Nature - Animals and Plantlife, Ecology, Natural History, Countryside.

$4.07

Blueprint for a Green Planet - How You Can Take Practical Action Today to Fight Pollution

By John Seymour and Herbert Girardet

Dorling Kindersley, 1990. A very good copy of this book. No creases to the spine. Only the very lightest corner crease to the bottom corner. 192 very clean, tight pages. Fully illustrated. - a handbook of positive measures and realistic alternatives.. ISBN: 0 86318 364 6. New Impression. Large Glossy Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Ian Penney. 91/2in x 71/2in. Conservation. Pollution Recycling Conservation Environment. Catalogs: Ecology, Environmental.

$8.82

Brave New Wilderness - Wildlife in Britain Since the Industrial Revolution

By Gavin Weightman

London: Weidenfield and Nicholson. An excellent copy of this book151 bright clean pages including index. Wonderful photographs throughout. - A great deal of research has gone into the production of this book. The text is in depth and is complimented by fabulous colour photographs.Suitable for ecology students or the general wildlife lover.. ISBN: 0 297 81041 3. First. Hard Back. Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Mike Birkhead. 11in x 8in. Ecology. Chemistry Wildfowl Animals Coalmining Railways Industry Ecology Wildlife. Catalogs: Nature - Animals and Plantlife, Ecology, Birds, Countryside.

$9.50

On the Graphical Presentation of Quantitative Data - Reprinted from Field Studies

By J. H. Crothers

London: FSC Publications M6 - Field Studies Council, 1981. A 26 page booklet - all pages being clean and bright. Glossy card covers with a little shelf wear. No creases. -- Selected papers from ' Field Studies ' - the journal of the Field Studies Council, which publishes papers across the whole range of environmental subjects studied at the Council's 10 Field Centres. - This is a review of the various graphical techniques used in field studies.. Vol 5 N0 3. Large Card Covered Booklet. Good. 9 1/2in x 7in. Enviromental / Graphs. Enviroment Fieldwork Student Text Ecology Graphs. Catalogs: Student Text Book, Ecology, Biochemistry / Chemistry / Biology, Environmental.

$8.14

Ecological Energetics - the Institute of Biology's Studies in Biology No 1

By John Phillipson

U. K.: Edward Arnold, 1972. 57 clean pages. The cover has a neat clear book covering which has been cellotaped down. The tape has left light marks to the first and last inner pages, otherwise all the pages are bright and unmarked.. ISBN: 0 7131 2079 7. Reprint. Soft Cover. Good. 8 1/2in x 5 1/2in. Biology. Biology Ecology. Catalogs: Ecology, Biochemistry / Chemistry / Biology.

$4.07

What is Ecology - New Edition

By D. F. Owen

U. K.: Oxford University Press, 1980. A very good copy of this book. 234 clean tight pages including index plus ' other readings'. No creases to the spine or to the covers. -- An 'OPUS' book.. ISBN: 0 19 289140 5. New Edition. Large Soft Cover. Very Good. 7in x 5in. Ecology. Ecology. Catalogs: Nature - Animals and Plantlife, Student Text Book, Ecology, Biochemistry / Chemistry / Biology, Environmental.

$5.77

The Gaia Atlas of Future Worlds: Challenge and Opportunity in an Age of Change

By Norman Myers, Foreword By Kenneth E. Boulding

London: Robertson McCarta, 1990. Binding is black cloth with silver lettering on the spine; 190 pages including the index. Global warming and lightning political change, supertechnology and famine, chaos theory and the Gaia hypothesis - without doubt, the world of tomorrow will be radically different from that of today. Change is the one thing we can be sure of - environmentally, politically, socially, forces are at work that will ripple through the lives of all creatures on the planet. How far do we understand these processes and the triggers of change? How will they interact, to impact on our lives sooner than we expect? What kind of future world do we want, and how can we exerecise this choice? Do we indeed have a future? Here, for the first time, is a book that addresses these questions in a planetary context. Future Worlds provides a far-sighted, challenging, and sharply focused picture of present forces for change, likely outcomes with their mulitple interplays, and the routes to a sustainable and vital future. We have the skills, and the knowledge, to take these paths. But do we have the wisdom to choose and the courage to avoid delay? With its unique graphics, maps of regional impacts and features on the dynamics of change and how events can take us by surprise, Future Worlds marks a turning point in human perception - amd makes an important contribution to our efforts to shape a more holistic future. . ISBN: 1853651281. First. Hard Back. Fine/Fine. 9 1/2" x 6 1/2". Atlas. Atlas Global Warming Politics Chaos Theory Gaia. Catalogs: Ecology, Women's Studies, Economics, Science, Current Affairs, Atlas, Environmental.

$10.85

The Green Machine - Ecology and the Balance of Nature

By Wallace Arthur

U. K.: Basil Blackwell, 1990. 257 very clean, tight pages. No creases to the spine. Very light shelfwear to the covers. - This book provides an introduction to the science of ecology, which enables the reader to understand the subtle and complex balance of nature which is the ecosystem which is now threatened by so many human activities.. ISBN: 0 631 17853 8. First. Large Soft Cover. Very Good. 9in x 6in. Ecology. Ecosystems Ecology Nature. Catalogs: Nature - Animals and Plantlife, Ecology, Environmental.

$8.82

Guide to Gaia

By Michael Allaby

London: Macdonald Optima, 1989. 181 tight clean pages. No creases to the spine or to the covers. A tiny sign of shelf wear to the top back edge of the spine. -- The Gaian hypothesis presents the Earth not as an inanimate habitat for life, but as a single living organism. All plants and animals interact with the elements as part of an evolving eco-system.. ISBN: 0 356 17535 9. First Paperback. Large Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Helen Pomphrey. 81/2in x 5in. Enviromental. Environment Eco-System Global Climate. Catalogs: Ecology, Environmental.

$5.43

Conservation in Perspective

By A. Warren and F. B. Goldsmith - Editors

U. K.: John Wiley & Sons. 474 clean pages including index. No creases to the covers. Very mild reading crease to the spine. Very mild edge wear. Neat owners name to ffep. -- New collection of chapters in this book make invaluable reading for ecologists, geographers, planners and nature conservationists.. ISBN: 0 471 10381 0. Revised. Large Soft Cover. Very Good. 9in x 6in. Conservation. Conservation Wildlife Nature. Catalogs: Nature - Animals and Plantlife, Ecology, Geography, Environmental.

$10.18

Global Environmental Issues - a Climatological Approach
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Global Environmental Issues - a Climatological Approach

By David D. Kemp

London: Routledge & Kegan, 1990. An ex-library copy of this book with withdrawn stamp. Some surface creases in the laminated cover. ' dusty ' closed page edges. 220 clean pages. --- The greenhouse effect, acid rain, ozone depletion, drought, nuclear winter, - all this reflects human interference in the environment, all have become synonymous with catastrophe. This book breaks new ground in its analysis of the role of the climatolgical component in each of these problems. Denying the existence of easy solutions, the book warns of the dangers of tacking the symptoms not the causes.. ISBN: 0415011094. First. Laminated Trade Paperback. Good. Environmental/geography. Greenhouse Effect Acid Rain Ozone Nuclear Winter Environment Geography. Catalogs: Student Text Book, Ecology, Geography.

$6.78

Climate in Crisis - the Greenhouse Effect
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Climate in Crisis - the Greenhouse Effect

By Albert K. Bates

USA: The Book Publishing Co., 1989. An ex-library copy of this book. Some light creasing to the front cover, the spine and the back cover are uncreased. One withdrawn stamp and one neat town stamp. 228 clean pages. ' Dusty ' closed page edges, and some edge wear. --- This book is packed with information for anyone studying ecology or with an interest in the Greenhouse Effect. A used book, but with a lot of life left in it.. ISBN: 0913990671. First. Trade Paperback. Good +. 9in x 7in. Ecology / text book. Global Warming Economics Politics Greenhouse Effect Ecology Student Text Book. Catalogs: Student Text Book, Ecology.

$8.82

Into Harmony with the Planet - the Delicate Balance Between Industry and the Enviroment

By Michael Allaby

Londn: Bloomsbury Publishing, 1990. An ex-library copy of this book. Stamp page and one stamp. 222 clean pages packed with text and photographs. Forward by David Puttman. The jacket is in very good condition. 13 chapters plus conclusion all about the changing landscape.. ISBN: 0747506213. First. Hard Back. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Jennifer Garratt. 10in x 8in. Enviromental - Ecology. Ecology Landscape Minerals Waste Disposal Fuel Transport Wildlife. Catalogs: Ecology.

$12.21

Rainforest Amerindians - Threatened Culture Series

By Anna Lewington

U K: Wayland, 1992. The book is in very good condition , but is ex-school library and three of the pages have neat school stamps , as have the inner back boards. The corners to the cover are worn and bend in slightly.The top of the spine has a small sign of wear. Cellotape remainder to the cover around the spine and touching the front and back cover. No stamps to the inner boards. The book is full of amazing colour photographs and text about this threatened way of life as the Rainforest is developed.The book details the culture of the Amerindians and assesses the way they have gone about defending their lifestyle.. ISBN: 0 7502 0439 7. First. Laminated Pictorial Cover. Very Good. 11in x 9in. Ecology. Rain Forest Indians Amerindians Ecology. Catalogs: Ecology.

$10.85

Environment - Pre-vocatioal Core Studies

By A Cotterell

U K: Heinmann Eductional Books, 1985. This book investigates five major environmental problems - noise , traffic , water pollution , pesticides and radioactivity - and the problems facing major towns and cities......The book is in very good condition. Owners name neatly to inner cover. . ISBN: 0435463101. First. Large Laminated Card Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Alan Burton. Student Text Book. Tutor Student. Catalogs: Student Text Book, Ecology, Environmental.

$5.43

The Nature of the Environment - Advanced Physical Geography

By Andrew Goudie

USA: Blackwell, 1988. The first title page of this book has been removed and pages 117-132 have been printed upside down. Otherwise the book has only minor shelf wear and its 331 pages are clean and firm. The price reflects the faults. This is still an excellent study text book.. ISBN: 0 631 13144 2. Large Laminated Card Cover. Good Plus. Text Book / Envioronment. Environment Text Book Study Guide. Catalogs: Non-Fiction, Student Text Book, Ecology, Geography.

$8.14