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Shipwrecks of the Southern Seas

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Shipwrecks of the Southern Seas

Craig Cormick

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Maritime history; Geographical discovery & exploration

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Tells 15 stories - some iconic, many little known - of shipwreck, mutiny, piracy and marooning in the region of Australia,... [more]

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Western Australia South West NP: HEMA.2.030

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Western Australia South West NP: HEMA.2.030

Geographical maps (specialist); Travel & holiday; Travel maps & atlases

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The River: A Journey Through the Murray-Darling Basin

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The River: A Journey Through the Murray-Darling Basin

Chris Hammer

History; The environment; Travel writing

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Australia's major river system, the Murray Darling, is collapsing. Parts of it are dying; parts of it are already dead. Some... [more]

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Flinders Ranges: HEMA.2.070

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Flinders Ranges: HEMA.2.070

Geographical maps (specialist); Travel & holiday; Travel maps & atlases

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To the Ends of the Earth: 100 Maps That Changed the World

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To the Ends of the Earth: 100 Maps That Changed the World

Jeremy Harwood

Reference works; World atlases & world maps; History; General & world history; Cartography, map-making & projections

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Focuses on 100 maps that changed human understanding of the world around us, changed the course of map-making, or directly... [more]

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Bligh: Master Mariner

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Bligh: Master Mariner

Rob Mundle

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Geographical discovery & exploration

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There's a lot more to Captain Bligh than mutiny, rum and convicts ... [more]

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Gold Coast and Region Handy Map: HEMA.4.18H

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Gold Coast and Region Handy Map: HEMA.4.18H

Geographical maps (specialist); Travel & holiday; Travel maps & atlases

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A comprehensive and detailed map of the Gold Coast and surrounds. Features: Easy to use Surfers Paradise; Coolangatta & Tweed... [more]

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Australian Urban Land Use Planning: Principles, Systems and Practice

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Australian Urban Land Use Planning: Principles, Systems and Practice

Nicole Gurran

City & town planning - architectural aspects; Urban communities; Mathematics & Sciences; The environment

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This second edition explains and compares the legislation, policy- and plan-making, development assessment and dispute resolution... [more]

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End of Growth: Adapting to Our New Economics Reality

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End of Growth: Adapting to Our New Economics Reality

Richard Heinberg

Business & Economics; Development economics; Environmental economics; Sustainability

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Economists insist that recovery is at hand, yet unemployment remains high, real estate values continue to sink, and governments... [more]

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Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories

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Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories

Simon Winchester

History; General & world history; Oceanography (seas)

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The definitive biography of the world's most important body of water -- the Atlantic. [more]

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Geology For Dummies

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Geology For Dummies

Alecia M. Spooner

Mathematics & Sciences; Earth sciences

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Geology For Dummies is the most accessible book on the market for anyone who needs to get a handle on the subject, whether... [more]

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Generation Us: The Challenge of Global Warming

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Generation Us: The Challenge of Global Warming

Andrew Weaver

Conservation of the environment; Global warming; Children's & Educational

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Offers an introduction to the causes and effects of global warming, considers reasons for denying its existence, and discusses... [more]

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The Garnaut Review 2011: Australia in the Global Response to Climate Change

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The Garnaut Review 2011: Australia in the Global Response to Climate Change...

Ross Garnaut

Mathematics & Sciences; Meteorology & climatology; Global warming

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Professor Ross Garnaut explains why Australia's contribution is vital to the national interest and matters to the global effort.... [more]

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Planet Earth: A Beginner's Guide

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Planet Earth: A Beginner's Guide

John Gribbin

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Earth sciences; The Earth: natural history general

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In this lively expedition into the origins, evolution, and workings of our planet, John Gribbin does what he does best: gathers... [more]

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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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Planetary Surface Processes

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Planetary Surface Processes

H. Jay Melosh

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Geological surface processes (geomorphology)

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A comprehensive explanation of all geologic processes that shape planetary surfaces, for advanced students and researchers.... [more]

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Engineering Strategies for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation

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Engineering Strategies for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation

Ian S. F. Jones

Mathematics & Sciences; Earth sciences; The environment

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Concise review for engineers to develop strategies to manage/adapt to climate change, for a wide range of students and policymakers.... [more]

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Elixir: A Human History of Water

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Elixir: A Human History of Water

Brian Fagan

History; Hydrology & the hydrosphere; Drought & water supply

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The story of the resource that has shaped human history more than any other [more]

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Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization

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Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization

Steven Solomon

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Limnology (freshwater)

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A narrative account of how water has shaped human society from the ancient past to the present --Provided by publisher. [more]

$31.00

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Economic Choices in a Warming World

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Economic Choices in a Warming World

Christian de Perthuis

Environmental economics; Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

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A provocative work that urges governments and policymakers to concentrate on existing policies and tools for combating climate... [more]

$33.95

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Zeitoun

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Zeitoun

Dave Eggers

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Human rights; Natural disasters

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In August 2005, as Hurricane Katrina blew in the city of New Orleans has been abandoned by most citizens. But resident Abdulrahman... [more]

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Storms of My Grandchildren: The Truth About the Coming Climate Catastrophe and Our Last Chance to Save Humanity

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Storms of My Grandchildren: The Truth About the Coming Climate Catastrophe...

James Hansen

Mathematics & Sciences; Applied ecology; Pollution & threats to the environment

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An urgent and provocative call to action from the world's leading climate scientist. [more]

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Unique and Unspoilt: A Year Among the Natural Wonders of Heard Island

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Unique and Unspoilt: A Year Among the Natural Wonders of Heard Island

Bernadette Hince

Diaries, letters & journals; Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel & holiday

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Based on the journals of the author during his 13 months as officer in charge of an Australian scientific base on Heard Island,... [more]

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Global Warming Gridlock: Creating More Effective Strategies for Protecting the Planet

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Global Warming Gridlock: Creating More Effective Strategies for Protecting...

David G. Victor, Thomas C. Heller

International relations; Environmental economics; International environmental law; Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

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Twenty years of talks have done little to slow global warming. This book explains why and offers an alternative strategy.... [more]

$44.95

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Intimate Strangers: Friendship, Exchange and Pacific Encounters

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Intimate Strangers: Friendship, Exchange and Pacific Encounters

Vanessa Smith

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Colonialism & imperialism; Geographical discovery & exploration

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A fascinating study of the importance of ideas of friendship in late eighteenth-century explorations of the Pacific. [more]

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