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Weather 101: From Doppler Radar and Long-Range Forecasts to the Polar Vortex and Climate Change, Everything You Need to Know about the Study of Weather

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Weather 101: From Doppler Radar and Long-Range Forecasts to the Polar Vortex...

Kathleen Sears

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

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Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Storm chaser: A Visual Tour of Severe Weather

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Storm chaser: A Visual Tour of Severe Weather

David Mayhew

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

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The beauty of the sky is beyond comprehension. Never the same twice, it makes for unique images that depict a fleeting moment... [more]

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The Weather Obsession

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The Weather Obsession

Lawrie Zion

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

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We have come a long way since the days when weather information could only be found in the back pages of newspapers. The Weather... [more]

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A Different Kind of Animal: How Culture Transformed Our Species

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A Different Kind of Animal: How Culture Transformed Our Species

Robert Boyd

Society & Social Sciences; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Biology, life sciences; Evolution; The Earth: natural history general

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How our ability to learn from each other has been the essential ingredient to our remarkable success as a species Human beings... [more]

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Forces of Nature

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Forces of Nature

Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

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Sunday Times Bestseller How did life on Earth begin? What is the nature of space and... [more]

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Treading on Thin Air: Atmospheric Physics, Forensic Meteorology, and Climate Change: How Weather Shapes Our Everyday Lives

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Treading on Thin Air: Atmospheric Physics, Forensic Meteorology, and Climate...

Elizabeth Austin

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming; Weather

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Weather is an inescapable part of our daily lives, from the nuances of air travel to the future of climate change. Our past,... [more]

$23.95

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Tide: The Science and Lore of the Greatest Force on Earth

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Tide: The Science and Lore of the Greatest Force on Earth

Hugh Aldersey-Williams

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

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Half of the world's population today lives in coastal regions lapped by tidal waters. In this title, the author explores the... [more]

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Rain: Four Walks in English Weather

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Rain: Four Walks in English Weather

Melissa Harrison

The countryside, country life; Weather; Travel & holiday

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A wonderful meditation on the English landscape in wet weather by the acclaimed novelist and nature writer, Melissa Harrison.<br... [more]

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Big Pacific: Passionate, Voracious, Mysterious, Violent

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Big Pacific: Passionate, Voracious, Mysterious, Violent

Rebecca Tansley

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

Hardback

The Pacific Ocean covers one-third of Earth's surface--more than all of the planet's landmasses combined. It contains half... [more]

$54.95

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Weather: A Very Short Introduction

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Weather: A Very Short Introduction

Storm Dunlop

Mathematics & Sciences; Meteorology & climatology; Physical geography & topography; Global warming; Weather

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The weather affects everyone on Earth, influencing both our day-to-day decisions and long term plans for leisure and work.... [more]

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Storm: Nature and Culture

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Storm: Nature and Culture

John Withington

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

Paperback

This strikingly illustrated book takes an in-depth and unique look at the nature of storms and their impact on our lives.... [more]

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Mountain: Nature and Culture

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Mountain: Nature and Culture

Veronica Della Dora

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

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In this compelling journey through peaks both real and imaginary, Veronica della Dora explores how the history of mountains... [more]

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Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Tsunamis: A Complete Introduction: Teach Yourself

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Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Tsunamis: A Complete Introduction: Teach Yourself...

David Rothery

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Previouslt titled Teach yourself volcanoes. [more]

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Evolution: The Whole Story

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Evolution: The Whole Story

Steve Parker, Dr. Alice Roberts

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; The Earth: natural history general

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Contains everything you need to know about the development and survival of life on Earth. This book includes detailed comparative... [more]

$45.00

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Water: Nature and Culture

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Water: Nature and Culture

Veronica Strang

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Water presents the rich history of human interaction with water, from earliest agriculture to contemporary issues of water... [more]

$37.99

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The Annotated Malay Archipelago by Alfred Russel Wallace

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The Annotated Malay Archipelago by Alfred Russel Wallace

John Van Wyhe

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Wallace's Malay Archipelago is a classic account of the travels of a Victorian naturalist through island Southeast Asia. It... [more]

$51.95

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Flood: Nature and Culture

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Flood: Nature and Culture

John Withington

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

Paperback

From Noah's Biblical deluge to the China &#64258;oods of 1931 that killed more than 3 million people; and from the broken... [more]

$37.99

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The Goldilocks Planet: The 4 billion year story of Earth's climate

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The Goldilocks Planet: The 4 billion year story of Earth's climate

Jan Zalasiewicz, Mark Williams

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

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In the struggle to cope with climate change, what lessons can be learnt from Earth's long history? Two leading geologists... [more]

$27.95

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Fire: Nature and Culture

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Fire: Nature and Culture

Stephen J. Pyne

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Fire has been an integral feature of our planet for over 400 million years. Throughout history, we have mastered the science... [more]

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Australia's Meteorite Craters

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Australia's Meteorite Craters

Kenneth McNamara, Kenneth McNamara

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

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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Stromatolites

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Stromatolites

Kenneth McNamara

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

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Stromatolites are complex domes or columns of sediment formed by microbiological communities. These 'living rocks' teem with... [more]

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Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded

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Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded

Simon Winchester

Asian history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social impact of disasters; Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

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Chronicles the destruction of Indonesian island of Krakatoa in 1883. This book describes how one island and its inhabitants... [more]

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The Map That Changed the World: A Tale of Rocks, Ruin and Redemption

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The Map That Changed the World: A Tale of Rocks, Ruin and Redemption

Simon Winchester

Biography: historical, political & military; Historical geography; Mathematics & Sciences; Cartography, map-making & projections; The Earth: natural history general

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Hidden behind velvet curtains above a stairway in a house in London's Piccadilly is an enormous and beautiful hand-coloured... [more]

$27.99

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A Different Kind of Animal: How Culture Transformed Our Species

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A Different Kind of Animal: How Culture Transformed Our Species

Robert Boyd

Cognition & cognitive psychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences; Evolution; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

How our ability to learn from each other has been the essential ingredient to our remarkable success as a species Human... [more]

$39.99

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18 Miles: The Epic Drama of the Atmosphere and its Weather

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18 Miles: The Epic Drama of the Atmosphere and its Weather

Christopher Dewdney

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Global warming; Weather

Paperback

Winner of the Science Writers and Communicators of Canada General Audience award We live at the bottom of an ocean of air... [more]

$29.99

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