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Dire Predictions: Understanding Global Warming

By: Mann, Michael E.

Price: $5.50

Publisher: N/A: January 1753

Seller ID: 61013


KEY MESSAGE: In this groundbreaking volume, esteemed climate scientists Mann and Kump distill the sheer volume of scientific data on climate change into a compelling, manageable presentation. "Dire Predictions: Understanding Global Warming" expands upon essential findings in a visually stunning and undeniably powerful manner, with clear-cut graphic elements, striking images, and understandable analogies. The authors avoid complicated chemical and mathematical data, focus... View more info

Space Shuttle : A Quantum Leap

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Presidio Press: January 1986

Seller ID: 66092


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Dictionary of Geological Terms: Third Edition (Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones)

By: Bates, Robert L.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Anchor: April 1984

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 69977


From "Aa" to"Zweikanter," this popular dictionary has now been revised and updated. This edition includes over 1,000 new terms plus: -accurate definitions without technical jargon -many word origins -hyphenation and pronunciation guide -commonly used abbreviations -a geologic time and life chart The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritative 36,000-term "Glossary Of Geology," to which nearly 150 specialists from all fields of... View more info

Biology, Chemistry, and Pathology of Collagen Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences - Volume 460

By: Fleischmajer, Raul

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York Academy of Sciences: January 0001

Seller ID: 70821


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The Handy Science Answer Book

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: VISIBLE INK PRESS: January 1994

Seller ID: 102928


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NASA EXPLORING SPACE WITH A CAMERA compiled and edited by Edgar M. Cortright 1968 (NASA SP-168)

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration: January 1968

Seller ID: 113307


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DDT Wars: Rescuing Our National Bird, Preventing Cancer, and Creating EDF

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: July 2015

Seller ID: 115324


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The History of Life (The Prentice-Hall Foundations of Earth Science Series)

By: A. Lee McAlester

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Prentice-Hall: June 1977

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 114586


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An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It

By: Al Gore

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rodale Books: May 2006

Seller ID: 86811


"An Inconvenient Truth"--Gore's groundbreaking, battle cry of a follow-up to the bestselling "Earth in the Balance"--is being published to tie in with a documentary film of the same name. Both the book and film were inspired by a series of multimedia presentations on global warming that Gore created and delivers to groups around the world. With this book, Gore, who is one of our environmental heroes--and a leading expert--brings together leading-edge research from top sc... View more info

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AN Inconvenient Truth: The Crisis of Global Warming

By: Al Gore

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Viking Juvenile: April 2007

Seller ID: 119205


Former Vice President Al Gore's "New York Times" #1 bestselling book is a daring call to action, exposing the shocking reality of how humankind has aided in the destruction of our planet and the future we face if we do not take action to stop global warming. Now, Viking has adapted this book for the most important audience of all: today's youth, who have no choice but to confront this climate crisis head-on. Dramatic full-color photos, illustrations, and graphs combin... View more info

Microbe: Are We Ready for the Next Plague?

By: Alan P. Zelicoff; And Michael Bellomo

Price: $9.00

Publisher: MJF BOOKS: January 2005

Seller ID: 34994


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The World Without Us

By: Alan Weisman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books: July 2007

Seller ID: 28555


"A penetrating, page-turning tour of a post-human Earth " In" The World Without Us, "Alan Weisman offers an utterly original approach to questions of humanity's impact on the planet: he asks us to envision our Earth, without us.In this far-reaching narrative, Weisman explains how our massive infrastructure would collapse and finally vanish without human presence; which everyday items may become immortalized as fossils; how copper pipes and wiring would be crushed int... View more info

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Climate in Crisis: The Greenhouse Effect and What We Can Do

By: Albert Bates

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Book Publishing Company (TN): February 1990

Seller ID: 23072


Will Washington, London, and Tokyo be threatened by rising seas? What changes in our economics, politics, and lifestyles will be brought about by the coming climate crisis? Here is the needed information to prepare for this very different future. View more info

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Earth in the Balance: Ecology and the Human Spirit

By: Albert Gore

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: January 1992

Seller ID: 83821


A passionate defender of the environment, Vice President Al Gore described in this now classic best-selling book how the engines of human civilization have brought us to the brink of catastrophe, threatening the destruction of nature and ultimately ourselves. Its groundbreaking analysis placed the environment on the national agenda, prompting politicians, the media, and the public to reckon with a looming disaster. The message remains just as urgent today as it did eight... View more info

Viruses: A Scientific American Library Book

By: Arnold J. Levine

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Scientific American Library: October 1991

Seller ID: 87778


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A Short History of Nearly Everything

By: Bill Bryson

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Broadway: September 2004

Seller ID: 54431


One of the world's most beloved writers and bestselling author of "One Summer" takes his ultimate journey--into the most intriguing and intractable questions that science seeks to answer. In "A Walk in the Woods," Bill Bryson trekked the Appalachian Trail--well, most of it. In "A Sunburned Country," he confronted some of the most lethal wildlife Australia has to offer. Now, in his biggest book, he confronts his greatest challenge: to understand--and, if possible, ans... View more info

In search of environmental excellence: Moving beyond blame

By: Bruce Piasecki

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: January 1990

Seller ID: 21233


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Image for The Man Who Predicts Earthquakes: Jim Berkland, Maverick Geologist--How His Quake Warnings Can Save Lives

The Man Who Predicts Earthquakes: Jim Berkland, Maverick Geologist--How His Quake Warnings Can Save Lives

By: Cal Orey

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Sentient Publications: January 2006

Seller ID: 68941


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