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Volcanoes: A Beginner's Guide

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Volcanoes: A Beginner's Guide

Rosaly M. C. Lopes

Popular science; Volcanology & seismology; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

An insightful introduction to one ofthe most unpredictable forces on Earth. [more]

$19.99

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Beside the Seaside: A Celebration of the Place We Like to Be

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Beside the Seaside: A Celebration of the Place We Like to Be

Jane Struthers

Maritime history; Sea life & the seashore; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

Answering such questions as what to look for in rock pools, which are the best knots and how to avoid being cursed by a mermaid,... [more]

$27.99

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Seasick: The Hidden Ecological Crisis of the Global Ocean

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Seasick: The Hidden Ecological Crisis of the Global Ocean

Alanna Mitchell

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Pollution & threats to the environment; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

The first book to look at the planetary environmental crisis through the lens of the global ocean, Seasick dives down on a... [more]

$24.99

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Understand The Weather: Teach Yourself

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Understand The Weather: Teach Yourself

Peter Inness

Adult education, continuous learning; Meteorology & climatology; Weather

Paperback

This book is an essential guide for anyone who wants to understand and predict the weather. [more]

$25.99

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Volcanoes, Earthquakes And Tsunamis: Teach Yourself

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Volcanoes, Earthquakes And Tsunamis: Teach Yourself

David A. Rothery

Adult education, continuous learning; Mathematics & Sciences; Volcanology & seismology; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Tsunamis is the essential guide to what causes the most frightening geological events with which... [more]

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Climate and Weather

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Climate and Weather

John Kington

Weather

Paperback

Reviewing the history and causes of climatic change and evaluating regional models, this New Naturalist volume offers an important... [more]

$74.99

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The End Of The Long Summer

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The End Of The Long Summer

Dianne Dumanoski

Conservation of the environment; The natural world, country life & pets; Weather

Paperback

Noted environmental journalist Dumanoski provides a clear-eyed view of the current climate crisis and delivers an urgent warning... [more]

$22.99

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Campbell's Weather Compendium

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Campbell's Weather Compendium

Harry Campbell

Weather

Hardback

The perfect companion to learning about the weather, no matter where you live or whether it is raining or sunny outside, an... [more]

$24.99

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The Way of the Panda: The Curious History of China's Political Animal

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The Way of the Panda: The Curious History of China's Political Animal

Henry Nicholls

History; Wildlife: mammals; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

Using the story of the panda since its 'discovery' 150 years ago in the highlands of China, this title charts the emergence... [more]

$39.99

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Instant Wind Forecasting

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Instant Wind Forecasting

Alan Watts

Weather; Boating

Paperback

Weather expert Alan Watts uses 24 colour photographs of cloud formations to accompany detailed and accessible explanations... [more]

$26.99

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Extreme Weather and Climate

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Extreme Weather and Climate

Perry Samson (University of Michigan), C. Donald Ahrens (Modesto Junior College)

Meteorology & climatology; Weather

Paperback

Written in down-to-earth style, vividly illustrated and full of technology support, this text will give you a broad scientific... [more]

$159.95

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The Hidden Landscape: A Journey into the Geological Past

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The Hidden Landscape: A Journey into the Geological Past

Richard A. Fortey

The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Guides readers throughout the British Isles. This work states that Britain was once divided into two parts separated by an... [more]

$37.99

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Meteorite Craters and Impact Structures of the Earth

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Meteorite Craters and Impact Structures of the Earth

Paul Hodge (University of Washington)

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Geological surface processes (geomorphology); The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

This essential guide to all 139 sites throughout the world at which evidence of the meteorite impacts can be seen includes... [more]

$49.95

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Storms and Wild Water

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Storms and Wild Water

Dag Pike

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Mathematics & Sciences; Weather; Boating

Paperback

Storms are terrifying, awe-inspiring and provide an unparalleled thrill to those who encounter them - and survive. This highly... [more]

$35.00

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A Cultural History of Climate

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A Cultural History of Climate

Wolfgang Behringer

Social & cultural history; Weather

Hardback

Global warming and the future of the climate is one of the greatest challenges of our time, but what do we know about climate... [more]

$126.95

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Coast and Beyond

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Coast and Beyond

Steve Evanson

The Earth: natural history general; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Coast and Beyond is a beautifully illustrated, in-depth companion to BBC... [more]

$45.00

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Winter World: The Ingenuity of Animal Survivor

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Winter World: The Ingenuity of Animal Survivor

Bernd Heinrich

Wildlife: general interest; Domestic animals & pets; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

From award-winning writer and biologist Heinrich, comes an intimate, accessible, and eloquent illumination of animal survival... [more]

$24.99

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Sunshine: Why We Love the Sun

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Sunshine: Why We Love the Sun

Robert Mighall

Weather

Paperback

Alain de Boton meets The Cloudspotter's Guide in Robert Mighall's celebration of sunshine [more]

$28.99

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Eating the Sun: How Plants Power the Planet

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Eating the Sun: How Plants Power the Planet

Oliver Morton

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

`Eating the Sun' is the story of the discovery of a miracle: the source of life itself. From the intricacies of its molecular... [more]

$24.99

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Extreme Ice Now: Progress Report: Vanishing Glaciers and Changing Climate

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Extreme Ice Now: Progress Report: Vanishing Glaciers and Changing Climate...

James Balog

Geological surface processes (geomorphology); The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

The remarkable Extreme Ice Survey archive will ultimately total more than 300,000 photographs-a treasure trove of data for... [more]

$42.99

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Tornado Hunter: Getting Inside the Most Violent Storms on Earth

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Tornado Hunter: Getting Inside the Most Violent Storms on Earth

Tim Samaras

Weather

Hardback

This potent combination of high adventure and hard science is terrifyingly timely in our era of global warming and climate... [more]

$35.00

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Storm Chaser: A Photographer's Journey

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Storm Chaser: A Photographer's Journey

Jim Reed

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Weather; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Paperback

Looks at some of the catastrophic consequences of our planet's increasing temperature. This book provides images with stories... [more]

$21.95

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The Wrong Kind of Snow: How the Weather Made Britain

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The Wrong Kind of Snow: How the Weather Made Britain

Antony Woodward, Rob Penn

Weather

Paperback

THE WRONG KIND OF SNOW is the bestselling daily companion to the unpredictable British weather - a national phenomenon that... [more]

$30.99

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Climate Change in Prehistory: The End of the Reign of Chaos

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Climate Change in Prehistory: The End of the Reign of Chaos

William James Burroughs

History; Popular science; Weather

Paperback

This book explores the challenges that faced humankind in a glacial climate and the opportunities that arose when the climate... [more]

$45.95

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A Dictionary of Weather

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A Dictionary of Weather

Storm Dunlop (A Fellow of both the Royal Astronomical Society and the Royal Meteorological Society)

Reference works; Meteorology & climatology; Geography; The environment; Weather

Paperback

A new edition of an authoritative dictionary containing almost 2000 weather, forecasting, and climate terms. With useful appendices,... [more]

$19.95

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