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Applied Hydrogeology

Applied Hydrogeology

by C W Fetter

This best selling book, Applied Hydrogeology gives readers a balanced examination of all facets of hydrogeology. It text stresses the application of mathematics to problem solving rather than derivation of theory. It provides a balance between physical and chemical hydrogeology. Numerous case studies cultivate reader understanding of the occurrence and movement of ground water in a variety of geologic settings. This valuable reference includes five new case histories: The Dakota Aquifer, Fractures... Read more
Annals Of the Former World

Annals Of the Former World

by John McPhee

Annals of the Former World is a book on geology written by John McPhee and published in 1998 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. It won the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction. The book presents a geological history of North America, and was researched and written over the course of two decades beginning in 1978."Most mountain ranges around the world are the result of compression, of segments of the earth's crust being brought together, bent, mashed, thrust and folded, squeezed up into the sky-- the... Read more
A Short History Of Nearly Everything

A Short History Of Nearly Everything

by Bill Bryson

In A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bryson follows his greatest challenge yet: to understand—and, if possible, answer—the oldest, biggest questions we have posed about the universe and ourselves. From the Big Bang to the rise of civilization, Bryson seeks to understand how we got from there being nothing at all to there being us. The result is a profound, funny, and wonderfully clear and entertaining adventure into the realms of human knowledge, as only Bill Bryson can render it.
Ecology

Ecology

by Michael L Cain; William D Bowman; Sally D Hacker

Includes bibliographical references and index.
The Weather Makers - the History and Future Impact Of Climate Change

The Weather Makers - the History and Future Impact Of Climate Change

by Tim Flannery

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Essentials Of Ecology

Essentials Of Ecology

by Michael Begon, John L Harper Colin R Townsend

Includes bibliographical references and index.
De Re Metallica

De Re Metallica

by Georgius Agricola

De re metallica (Latin for On the Nature of Metals) is a book cataloguing the state of the art of mining, refining, and smelting metals, published in 1556. The author was Georg Bauer, whose pen name was the Latinized Georgius Agricola. The book remained the authoritative text on mining for 180 years after its publication. Agricola had spent nine years in the Bohemian town of Joachimsthal, now in the Czech Republic. (Joachimsthal is famous for its silver mines and the origin of the word "Thaler.
Getting Acquainted With Minerals

Getting Acquainted With Minerals

by George Letchworth English

Geology In the Field

Geology In the Field

by Robert R Compton

Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle

Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle

by Stephen Jay Gould

Fundamentals Of Ecology

Fundamentals Of Ecology

by Eugene P Odum

Gemstones Of North America

Gemstones Of North America

by John Sinkankas

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

by George Frederick Kunz

Soil Mechanics

Soil Mechanics

by Robert V Whitman T William Lambe

Ecology

Ecology

by Manuel C Molles

A Land

A Land

by Jacquetta Hawkes

Wandering Through Winter

Wandering Through Winter

by Edwin Way Teale

Design With Nature

Design With Nature

by Ian L McHarg

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Understanding Earth

by Raymond; Grotzinger, John; Jordan, Tom Frank Press; Siever

Earth Science Books & Ephemera

Economic Geology

Economic Geology

by Ries, Heinrich

Dating the Past

Dating the Past

by Zeuner, Frederick E

Eruptive Rocks

Eruptive Rocks

by Shand, S James

A Land

A Land

by Hawkes Jacquetta

London: Pelican, 1959. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. Reprint. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Tight Firm Clean Paperback - First Edition In Pelican Soft Cover - With No Signatures Inscriptions Or Notations Found. Photo Illustrations. Age Browning Pages. Blue And White Soft Card Cover With Titles To Spine And Front - Slight Edge Wear And Rubbing. Appears Unread - No Creasing To Spine..
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£20.00
Maps of Nepal; Inventory and Evaluation

Maps of Nepal; Inventory and Evaluation

by Gurung, Harka

Bangkok: White Orchid Press, 1983. Paperback. 100p., high-gloss paperstock throughout with b&w facsimiles of nineteenth century maps (one fullpage color), numerous modern diagrammatic and line maps of different types including plat maps of townships, and finally a large photographic folded map in color. Softbound in 8x7.5 inch glossy white cardstock wraps, wraps are edgeworn but not seriously, clean and unmarked within, folded map and all others and the text in fine shape, a good to very good copy.... Read more
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$20.00
HAMMOND'S COMPLETE WORLD ATLAS

HAMMOND'S COMPLETE WORLD ATLAS

New York: C.S. Hammond & Co, 1951. Hardcover. 376p. A blue cloth hardcover book in very good condition. Foot of spine worn and corners rubbed. Former owner's private library stamps on endpapers and title page. Otherwise clean and tight. A color atlas containing gazetteers of the world and United States, plus an index of cities.
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$20.00
Military and Naval History: Catalogues No. 968, 975, 985, 995, 1008, 1013, 1023 [Sammelband]

Military and Naval History: Catalogues No. 968, 975, 985, 995, 1008, 1013, 1023 [Sammelband]

by Maggs Bros., Ltd

London: Maggs Bros. Ltd, 1982. Hardcover. Near Fine. Bookseller catalogs. Octavo. Seven volumes sturdily bound into one. Paginated individually; approximately 500pp. total. Illustrated with facsimiles. Bound in brown buckram with spine gilt. A bit of light foxing on the page edges and preliminaries, else fine.
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$50.00
Methods in Plant Ecology

Methods in Plant Ecology

by Chapman, S.B

Blackwell Science Ltd. Very Good. 1976. Paperback. 063200147X . No marks, very clean. ; 548 pages .
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$14.95
Microbial Ecology.

Microbial Ecology.

by Campbell, R

Blackwell., 1983. 2nd. Ed.. pp.x, 191 with many figs. VG. in card covers. Signed by Richard Campbell.
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£12.00
Earth First! The radical environmental journal; Beltane Edition, May 1, 1989, Vol. 9 No. 5

Earth First! The radical environmental journal; Beltane Edition, May 1, 1989, Vol. 9 No. 5

by Davis, John, editor

Lewiston, ME: Earth First! Journal, 1989. Magazine. 39p., folded tabloid newspaper format, lightly worn, evenly toned, address penned on rear wrap else very good condition. Articles on old growth forests in the Pacific Northwest, the indigenous people of Brazil and their fight against a series of hydroelectric dams in the Amazon, a tribute Edward Abbey, and more.
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$25.00
Elements of Palaeontology

Elements of Palaeontology

by Black, Rhona M

Paperback. Very Good.
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£2.28
California Through the Ages: The Geologic Story of a Great State

California Through the Ages: The Geologic Story of a Great State

by Miller, William J

Los Angeles: Westernlore Press, 1957. Unmarked copy in full cloth binding. 264pp. Dust jacket is good only, price-clipped, with edge wear and small chips; now in a new mylar cover.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - 8" - 9" Tall.
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$25.00
Geophysics Vol. XVIII October 1953 Number 4

Geophysics Vol. XVIII October 1953 Number 4

by Dobrin, Milton B. (Editor)

Tulsa, OK: Society of Exploration Geophysicists, 1953. Textblock is very clean and tight. Front cover stained bottom right corner; some light shelf wear along the spine; corners lightly worn. Pages 769-1008.. Wraps. Good+. Illus. by Photos and Diagrams. 4to - Over 9 ¾" -12" Tall. Scientific Periodical.
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$8.72
Plate Tectonics and Crustal Evolution

Plate Tectonics and Crustal Evolution

by Kent C. Condie

Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd, 1989. Hardcover. Fair. Former library book. Slightly torn cover. Edition 1989. Ammareal gives back up to 15% of this book's net price to charity organizations.
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$3.47
Ore Deposits of the Philippine Islands (Philippine Journal of Science, Vol. VIII, No. 2, Sec. A, Chemical and Geological Sciences and the Industries)

Ore Deposits of the Philippine Islands (Philippine Journal of Science, Vol. VIII, No. 2, Sec. A, Chemical and Geological Sciences and the Industries)

by F.T. Eddingfield

Bureau of Science of the Philippine Government, 1913-01-01. Pamphlet. Good. 1913 first edition Bureau of Science of the Philippine Government (Manila, Philippines) 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches tall stapled pamphlet in brown wraps, paginated 18-104 plus index of illustrations and three full-page plates. Prior owner name stamp and notation to upper corner of front cover. Soiling and edgewear to covers with chipping along spine and tips. Minor creasing and foxing internally. Otherwise, a good clean copy~~SP08~~... Read more
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$24.95
Kingdom Of Plants. A Journey Through Their Evolution

Kingdom Of Plants. A Journey Through Their Evolution

by Benson Will

London: Collins, 2012. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 250x195x25mm. Contains, Illustrations. 250x195x25mm+1025g . . 500g Postage Incorrect see below for 2kg . . Collins. London. 2012. . . . : Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears. foxing. browned pages. creasing and losses unless otherwise noted.. . . Australia_Post_Zoned_International_Shipping_Rates_FOR_THIS_PARCEL . . AP-Zone1_NZ:_AU$33.80 . . AP-Zone3_Canada_USA:_AU$56.60 . .... Read more
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AU$51.00
Field Geology

Field Geology

by Frederic H. Lahee

McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1952. Hardcover. Good. 1952. 883 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth. Light tanning to pages with heavier foxing and tanning to pastedowns and endpapers. Slight dog-eared pages throughout and visible foxing to text block edges. Boards have noticeable rubbing and visible bumping to corners. Fair crushing to spine ends as well.
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£11.00
Merced Wild and Scenic River: Revised comprehensive management plan and supplemental environmental impact statement. Part 1 of 2. Executive summary, Chapters I-IV

Merced Wild and Scenic River: Revised comprehensive management plan and supplemental environmental impact statement. Part 1 of 2. Executive summary, Chapters I-IV

Yosemite, CA: National Park Service, Yosemite National Park, 2005. Paperback. Chapters individually numbered, over 300p in total, with numerous fold-out maps. Softbound in 11x8.5 inch wraps, a very good copy. Please note, "Part 1" only.
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$20.00
Structural And Tectonic Principles

Structural And Tectonic Principles

by Badgley, Peter C

Harper & Row. Near Fine with no Dust Jacket. 1965. Hardcover. Previous owner's name (company) blacked out on ffep. Maps, cutaways, B/W photographs. Brown boards, gilt lettering front cover and spine. Light wear to edges, particularly at bottom edge. ; Harper's Geoscience Series; Small 4to; 521 pages; 11907 .
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$21.00
Gemstones of the World

Gemstones of the World

by Schumann, Walter

Paperback. Very Good.
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£19.99
Dictionary of Geology

Dictionary of Geology

by John Challinor

Hardback. New.
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£7.39
Hacia el desarrollo inteligente: 10 principios y 100 estrategias para Puerto Rico

Hacia el desarrollo inteligente: 10 principios y 100 estrategias para Puerto Rico

by Vazquez, Sylvia I

Bayamon, PR: Centro de Estudios para el Desarrollo Sustentable, Escuela de Asuntos Ambientales, Universidad Metropolitana, 2008. x, 159 pages, new hardcover still in shrinkwrap. Adaptation of the English book, "Getting to Smart Growth: 100 Policies for Implementation
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$22.00
British Regional Geology : The Hampshire Basin and Adjoining Areas

British Regional Geology : The Hampshire Basin and Adjoining Areas

by Chatwin, C P

HMSO, 1960. Book. Very Good. paperback. 3rd Edition. paperback, printed card covers, a very good tightly bound copy, text clean and unmarked, b&w plates & illustrations, 99pp.
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£5.45
Biotechnology & the new world order. Afterword: Dynamic balance in living systems by Dr. Stuart Newman

Biotechnology & the new world order. Afterword: Dynamic balance in living systems by Dr. Stuart Newman

by Cohen, Mitchel [and] Stuart Newman

Brooklyn: A Red Ballon Collective Publication, 1998. Pamphlet. 47p., wraps, 5.5x8.5, two email addresses written on the back wrap else very good condition. At head of front wrap: Genetic engineering. The author attacks such speculations as the race-based notion that there is a 'gene' that causes criminal behavior (p.37) Red Balloon pamphlets.
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$20.00
Capitalism, Nature, Socialism: A Journal of Socialist Ecology [19 issues]

Capitalism, Nature, Socialism: A Journal of Socialist Ecology [19 issues]

Santa Cruz: Guilford Publications, Inc, 1996. Nineteen issues of the journal, spanning the period from Fall 1988 to March 1996. Issues present are Numbers 1, 5-13 and 17-25. All have worn and soiled wraps and faded spines, Number 6 has a small stain on the front wrap, else generally very good condition. Contributers include Mike Davis, Paul Buhle, Richard Wolff and Medea Benjamin.
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$40.00
The Interpretation of Geological Phase Diagrams

The Interpretation of Geological Phase Diagrams

by Ernest G. Ehlers

Dover Publications, Incorporated, 1987. Paperback. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$28.98
Geology and Scenery Peterborough, Bancroft, and Madoc Area

Geology and Scenery Peterborough, Bancroft, and Madoc Area

by Hewitt, D. F

Toronto: Ontario Department of Mines. Good+. 1974. Later Printing. Softcover. 118 p. 23 cm. Sound and square binding in cardstock covers. Light edge wear and rubbing. A soft crease to the front bottom corner. Some light soiling overall. Endpapers heavily discoloured as usual. Inside pages are clean, bright and unmarked. A guidebook to the geology and mineral occurences of the Peterborough, Bancroft and Madoc areas of central Ontario. Illustrated in black and white. Geological Guide Book No.... Read more
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$10.00