The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Environmental protection

  • Lake Sustainabilityby C.A. BREBBIA; S.E. JORGENSEN

    WIT Press 2012; US$ 198.00

    This book contains extended versions of papers presented at the 1st International Conference on Lake Sustainability held at the Wessex Institute of Technology (WIT) campus in the New Forest. The meeting is a natural link in the chain of sustainability conferences that WIT regularly arranges. more...

  • Sicherheitsforschung: Chancen und Perspektiven (acatech DISKUTIERT) (German Edition)by Friedrich-Wilhelm Bach; Petra Winzer; Eckehard Schnieder

    Springer 2010; US$ 39.99

    Wissenschaft und Technik dienen dazu, das Grundbedürfnis nach Sicherheit zu befriedigen. Weil aber der Sicherheitsbegriff nicht einheitlich verwendet wird, sind Modelle und Lösungskonzepte zur Gewährleistung von Sicherheit sehr heterogen. Dies demonstrieren die Beiträge der Autoren. Sie gehen davon aus, dass die begriffliche Trennung zwischen Security... more...

  • The Environment and Science and Technology Educationby A. V. Baez; G. W. Knamiller; J. C. Smyth

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    The Environment and Science and Technology Education covers topics on key issues in environmental education; school-based primary and secondary education; and community-based environmental education. The book also discusses topics on tertiary, professional and vocational environmental education and non-formal public environmental education. The text... more...

  • Geotechnics and Heritageby Emilio Bilotta; Alessandro Flora; Stefania Lirer; Carlo Viggiani

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 145.95

    Preface Sponsors Cultural heritage and geotechnical engineering: An introduction, C. Viggiani Geotechnical issues of the Athenian Acropolis, D. Egglezos, M. Ioannidou, D. Moullou & I. Kalogeras The role of geotechnical conditions in the foundation, expansion and preservation of the ancient town of Orvieto (Italy), P. Tommasi, M. Sciotti,... more...

  • Oceans and Human Healthby Robert E. Bowen; Michael H. Depledge; Cinnamon P. Carlarne; Lora E. Fleming

    Wiley 2014; US$ 82.50

    Robert E. Bowen School for the Environment University of Massachusetts Boston. USA Cinnamon P. Carlarne Michael E. Moritz College of Law The Ohio State University. USA Michael H. Depledge European Centre for Environment and Human Health University of Exeter Medical School. United Kingdom Lora E. Fleming European Centre for Environment... more...

  • The Self-Sufficiency Handbookby Alan Bridgewater; Gill Bridgewater

    Skyhorse Publishing 2011; US$ 12.95

    Anyone considering a shift to a greener way of living must get this inspirational and practical guide. With easy-to-read layouts and simple text, it runs the full ecological gamut, from geothermal heating to crop rotation to soap making. The Bridgewaters, well-regarded garden writers, help readers answer questions such as how much land they... more...

  • Twyford Downby Barbara Bryant

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 66.95

    The Twyford Down story is set in a political and historical framework in order to examine the key issues affecting road planning and environmental protection: the system of route selection; Crown development; government agents, NGOs and locally elected authorities; conservation legislation; subsidiarity; lobbying techniques; and the role of the press.... more...

  • Living Green: The Missing Manualby Nancy Conner

    O'Reilly Media 2009; US$ 15.99

    Taking care of the earth is more important than ever, but the problems we're facing can seem overwhelming. Living Green: The Missing Manual helps make earth-friendly decisions more manageable by narrowing them down to a few simple choices. This all-in-one resource is packed with practical advice on ways you can help the environment by making simple... more...

  • E Is for Environmentby Ian James Corlett

    Atria Books 2011; US$ 14.00

    The author of E Is for Ethics offers a new interactive family book featuring twenty-six original stories with different eco-friendly messages, accompanied by delightful illustrations, discussion questions, and tips for conserving energy and natural resources. While there are many children?s books on the market that emphasize the importance of eco-awareness,... more...

  • Eco-Friendly Familiesby Helen Coronato

    DK Publishing 2008; US$ 15.95

    Going green is a family affair... Parents and kids making the world a better place. Eco-friendliness has grown into a way of life across the country. Eco-Friendly Families is the perfect guide to raising a family with "green" values, whether they're celebrating their first Earth Day or are old hands at recycling, eating organic,... more...