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Structural Geology

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Structural Geology

Haakon Fossen

Mathematics & Sciences; Geophysics; Geology & the lithosphere

Paperback

A full-color introduction to the basic principles of structural geology, with unique links to practical applications and e-learning... [more]

$95.95

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The Atlas of the Real World: Mapping the Way We Live

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The Atlas of the Real World: Mapping the Way We Live

Daniel Dorling, Mark Newman, Anna Barford

Reference works; World atlases & world maps; Human geography; Cartography, map-making & projections; Travel & holiday

Paperback

Includes 366 digitally modified maps known as cartograms that depict the areas and countries of the world by their demographic... [more]

$65.00

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Sydney: Haunted City

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Sydney: Haunted City

Delia Falconer

Literary studies: general; History; Geography

Hardback

Sydney has always been the sexiest and most gaudy of our cities. This book twines the stories of the people that have made... [more]

$29.95

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Wind Power Basics: A Green Energy Guide

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Wind Power Basics: A Green Energy Guide

Dan Chiras

Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainability; Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology

Paperback

A clean and simple introduction to generating electricity from the wind. [more]

$16.99

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The Complete Book of Australian Weather

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The Complete Book of Australian Weather

Richard Whitaker

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Meteorology & climatology; Weather

Paperback

Australia has some of the most extreme weather patterns of any country. In this book we discover the science behind the devastating... [more]

$39.99

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This Barren Rock: 1875 - A True Tale of Shipwreck and Survival in the Southern Seas

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This Barren Rock: 1875 - A True Tale of Shipwreck and Survival in the Southern...

Sylvie Haisman

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; Geographical discovery & exploration

Paperback

The Scottish clipper Strathmore sailed from London in 1875, laden with gunpowder, iron and immigrants. Wrecked at night in... [more]

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French Akaroa

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French Akaroa

Peter Tremewan

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Geographical discovery & exploration

Paperback

This book looks at the elaborate French government-backed plans to settle and annex 'Southern New Zealand' - and at what the... [more]

$49.95

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Fundamentals of Weather and Climate

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Fundamentals of Weather and Climate

Robin McIlveen

Mathematics & Sciences; Meteorology & climatology

Paperback

Fundamentals of Weather and Climate offers an engaging and insightful treatment of the behaviour of the lower atmosphere,... [more]

$85.95

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Volcanoes: Global Perspectives

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Volcanoes: Global Perspectives

John P. Lockwood, Richard W. Hazlett

Mathematics & Sciences; Volcanology & seismology

Paperback

Superbly illustrated <p> 4 Color throughout <p> Lockwood and Hazlett both highly respected volcanologists <p> Can be read... [more]

$84.95

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The Science and Politics of Global Climate Change: A Guide to the Debate

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The Science and Politics of Global Climate Change: A Guide to the Debate...

Andrew E. Dessler, Edward A. Parson

Mathematics & Sciences; Meteorology & climatology; Global warming

Paperback

Second edition of an acclaimed book provides up-to-date, integrated overview of climate change issue - science, technology,... [more]

$50.95

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Requiem for a Species: Why We Resist the Truth About Climate Change

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Requiem for a Species: Why We Resist the Truth About Climate Change

Clive Hamilton

Social issues & processes; Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

Paperback

Around the world only a few have truly faced up to the facts about global warming. This book is about why we have ignored... [more]

$24.99

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I Used to Know That: Geography

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I Used to Know That: Geography

Will Williams

Reference; Geography

Hardback

Discover the physical world of rivers, glaciers and coasts; the human world of population changes and migration; agriculture;... [more]

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Slow Death by Rubber Duck: How the Toxic Chemistry of Everyday Life Affects Our Health

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Slow Death by Rubber Duck: How the Toxic Chemistry of Everyday Life Affects...

Rick Smith, Bruce Lourie

Medicine; Medical toxicology; Popular science; Pollution & threats to the environment

Paperback

Rick Smith and Bruce Lourie ingested and inhaled a host of things that surround us all the time, from mercury-laden tuna to... [more]

$26.95

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Australia's Meteorite Craters

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Australia's Meteorite Craters

Alex Bevan, Kenneth McNamara

Mathematics & Sciences; Earth sciences

Paperback

On Earth, catastrophic impact of an asteroid or comet with truly global consequences has not happened during our written history,... [more]

$12.95

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The Geology of Australia

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The Geology of Australia

David Johnson

Mathematics & Sciences; Earth sciences

Paperback

This book provides a vivid account of the evolution of the Australian continent over the last 4400 million years. [more]

$87.95

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An Introduction to Plant Fossils

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An Introduction to Plant Fossils

Christopher J. Cleal, Barry A. Thomas

Mathematics & Sciences; Botany & plant sciences; Palaeontology

Paperback

A practical introduction to the study of plant fossils for undergraduate students and amateurs. [more]

$63.95

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Arion's Lyre: Archaic Lyric into Hellenistic Poetry

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Arion's Lyre: Archaic Lyric into Hellenistic Poetry

Benjamin Acosta-Hughes

History; Geography

Hardback

Examines how Hellenistic poetic culture adapted, reinterpreted, and transformed Archaic Greek lyric through a complex process... [more]

$59.95

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Sediments of Time 2 Part Set: Environment and Society in Chinese History

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Sediments of Time 2 Part Set: Environment and Society in Chinese History...

Mark Elvin, Liu Ts'ui-jung

History; Asian history; Social impact of environmental issues

Paperback

This collection of essays is the first relatively comprehensive survey of the environmental history of China. [more]

$135.00

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Queenstown: Stories Behind the Scenery

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Queenstown: Stories Behind the Scenery

Sue Hall

Regional geography; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Paperback

Mike Holman's stunning photographs highlight the unique beauty of Queenstown. Sue Hall's text gives the reader the 'stories':... [more]

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Gems, Granites, and Gravels: Knowing and Using Rocks and Minerals

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Gems, Granites, and Gravels: Knowing and Using Rocks and Minerals

R. V. Dietrich, Brian J. Skinner

Mathematics & Sciences; Mineralogy & gems; Petrology

Paperback

An intriguing introduction to mineralogy and to related specialities such as petrology. [more]

$62.95

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The Great Warming: Climate Change and the Rise and Fall of Civilizations

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The Great Warming: Climate Change and the Rise and Fall of Civilizations...

Brian M Fagan

History; General & world history; Classical history & classical civilisation; Meteorology & climatology; Environmental science, engineering & technology

Paperback

A breakout bestseller on how the Earth's previous global warming phase reshaped human societies from the Arctic to the Sahara... [more]

$29.99

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Blind Descent: The Quest to Discover the Deepest Place on Earth

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Blind Descent: The Quest to Discover the Deepest Place on Earth

James M Tabor

Biography: general; Humanities; Historical geography; Geographical discovery & exploration

CD-Audio

In the best tradition of great adventure narrative, this thrilling true-life story is Tabor's account of the riveting, perilous,... [more]

$59.95

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Governing Sustainability

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Governing Sustainability

W. Neil Adger, Andrew Jordan

Politics & government; Comparative politics; Management of land & natural resources; Sustainability

Paperback

Examines the inevitable social and political consequences that will arise from the move to a more sustainable world. [more]

$40.95

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Heaven and Earth: Global Warming, the Missing Science

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Heaven and Earth: Global Warming, the Missing Science

Ian Plimer

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

Paperback

Plimer argues that there has been no critical due diligence of the science of climate change, dogma dominates, sceptics are... [more]

$39.95

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Atlas of Historical Eclipse Maps: East Asia 1500 BC-AD 1900

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Atlas of Historical Eclipse Maps: East Asia 1500 BC-AD 1900

M.A. Houlden, F.R. Stephenson

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Geographical maps (specialist)

Paperback

An essential reference work for research libraries, first published in 1986. [more]

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