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Historical Anthropology

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Historical Anthropology

Saurabh Dube (Dr., Dr., Center for Asian and African Studies El Colegio de Mexico)

Anthropology; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

This book is the thirteenth in the OIRSSA series. It deals with the interchange-both theoretical and empirical-between the... [more]

$25.00

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Science 101: Weather

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Science 101: Weather

Trudy Bell

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Weather

Paperback

Part of a series which presents titles on a range of major subjects in the sciences and provides 101 key facts and topics... [more]

$29.99

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The The Royal Meteorological Society Weather

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The The Royal Meteorological Society Weather

Royal Meteorological Society (Great Britain)

Weather; Stationery items

Paperback

The Royal Metereological Society three year log lets weather-watchers record daily weather observations and calculate longer-term... [more]

$27.99

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The Stromboli Volcano: An Integrated Study of the 2002 - 2003 Eruption

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The Stromboli Volcano: An Integrated Study of the 2002 - 2003 Eruption

Sonia Calvari, Salvatore Inguaggiato, Giuseppe Puglisi, Maurizio Ripepe, Mauro Rosi

Earth sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Geophysical Monograph... [more]

$230.95

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Earth - The Power of the Planet

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Earth - The Power of the Planet

Iain Stewart, John Lynch

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

In this lavish companion to the BBC series Earth: The Power of the Planet, renowned science writers Iain Stewart and John... [more]

$65.00

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Energy... beyond oil

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Energy... beyond oil

Fraser Armstrong, Katherine M. Blundell

Energy industries & utilities; Management of land & natural resources; Social impact of environmental issues; Energy conversion & storage; Environmental science, engineering & technology; Weather

Hardback

Both the forthcoming depletion of oil reserves and the urgent need to arrest global warming caused by the combustion of fossil... [more]

$89.95

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Blame It On The Rain: How The Weather Has Changed History And Shaped Culture

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Blame It On The Rain: How The Weather Has Changed History And Shaped Culture...

Laura Lee

History; Environmental science, engineering & technology; The natural world, country life & pets; Weather

Paperback

Lee takes an entertaining, pop-science look at the many ways weather has affected history and continues to shape the world.... [more]

$24.99

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Volcanism and Subduction: The Kamchatka Region

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Volcanism and Subduction: The Kamchatka Region

John Eichelberger, Evgenii Gordeev, Pavel Izbekov, Minoru Kasahara, Jonathan Lees

Earth sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Geophysical Monograph Series, Volume 172 . The Kamchatka Peninsula... [more]

$228.95

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8:50am October 8 2005: Stories of Hope and Courage from the Earthquake in Pakistan

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8:50am October 8 2005: Stories of Hope and Courage from the Earthquake in...

Fatima Bhutto

Asian history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

It is a collection of stories told by earthquake-affected children and their parents to the author and some contributors.... [more]

$21.95

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The Chronologers' Quest: The Search for the Age of the Earth

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The Chronologers' Quest: The Search for the Age of the Earth

Patrick Wyse Jackson

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

This book investigates the methods used to determine the Earth's age, from James Ussher and John Lightfoot examining biblical... [more]

$65.95

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Tornado Alley: Monster Storms of the Great Plains

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Tornado Alley: Monster Storms of the Great Plains

Howard B. Bluestein (Professor of Meteorology, University of Oklahoma)

Historical geography; Mathematics & Sciences; Meteorology & climatology; Weather

Paperback

Presents a historical account of the study of tornadoes and the great thunderstorms that spawn them. For scientists, amateur... [more]

$46.95

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Drought: the Red Marauder

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Drought: the Red Marauder

Michael McKernan

History; Social impact of disasters; Weather

Paperback

The images of drought-baked, cracked earth, dried-up river beds, the skeletons of dead animals, and despairing farmers are... [more]

$35.00

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Does the Weather Really Matter?: The Social Implications of Climate Change

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Does the Weather Really Matter?: The Social Implications of Climate Change...

William James Burroughs

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

Paperback

Written for a broad audience, this book provides a balanced and accessible analysis of the current debate on climatic change,... [more]

$54.95

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Earthquakes: Radiated Energy and the Physics of Faulting

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Earthquakes: Radiated Energy and the Physics of Faulting

Rachel Abercrombie, Art McGarr, Hiroo Kanamori, Giulio Di Toro

Civil engineering, surveying & building; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Geophysical Monograph Series, Volume 170. Earthquakes, from the... [more]

$158.95

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Dinosaurs: A Very Short Introduction

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Dinosaurs: A Very Short Introduction

David Norman (Director of Sedgwick Museum, Cambridge University)

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Palaeontology; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

This is the first accessible book to explain the most recent findings in dinosaur reasearch. It tells the story behind the... [more]

$16.95

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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

Hardback

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

$76.95

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Divine Wind: The History and Science of Hurricanes

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Divine Wind: The History and Science of Hurricanes

Kerry Emanuel (Professor, Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, Program in Atmospheres, Oceans, and Climate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Weather

Hardback

A richly illustrated account of the complex science of hurricanes and typhoons, and the occasions when they have altered human... [more]

$70.95

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Earth Time: Exploring the Deep Past from Victorian England to the Grand Canyon

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Earth Time: Exploring the Deep Past from Victorian England to the Grand...

Douglas Palmer

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

The dramatic history of planet Earth and the rocky road to understanding the past * A probing account of the history... [more]

$31.95

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The Volcano Adventure Guide

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The Volcano Adventure Guide

Rosaly M. C. Lopes

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

The Volcano Adventure Guide is packed full of vital information for anyone wishing to visit, explore, and photograph active... [more]

$85.95

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The Seashell On The Mountaintop: A Story of Science, Sainthood, and the Humble Genius who Discovered a New History of the Earth

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The Seashell On The Mountaintop: A Story of Science, Sainthood, and the...

Alan Cutler

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Alan Cutler tells the extraordinary story of the 17th century Danish geologist Steno, who was the first man to claim that... [more]

$32.99

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Snowball Earth

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Snowball Earth

Gabrielle Walker

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Weather

Paperback

The riveting story of Earth's first ice age and the scientist who discovered it [more]

$24.95

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Global Atmospheric Circulations: Observations and Theories

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Global Atmospheric Circulations: Observations and Theories

Richard Grotjahn

Weather

Paperback

A comprehensive and balanced synthesis of observations and theories on the largest-scale circulations of the atmosphere. [more]

$178.95

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The Extreme Proterozoic: Geology, Geochemistry, and Climate

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The Extreme Proterozoic: Geology, Geochemistry, and Climate

Gregory S. Jenkins, Mark A. S. McMenami, Christopher P. McKay, Linda Sohl

Archaeology; Weather

Hardback

Earth climate is uniquely determined at any time by the varied interactions of its components: lithosphere, biosphere, atmosphere,... [more]

$128.95

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Mt. Etna: Volcano Laboratory

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Mt. Etna: Volcano Laboratory

Alessandro Bonaccorso, Sonia Calvari, Mauro Coltelli, Ciro Del Negro, Susanna Falsaperla

Earth sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Geophysical Monograph... [more]

$161.95

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Out of the Blue: A 24-Hour Skywatcher's Guide

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Out of the Blue: A 24-Hour Skywatcher's Guide

John Naylor

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Weather; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Why is the sky blue? How can I see an eclipse? Skywatcher John Naylor offers practical advice on where and when you should... [more]

$101.95

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