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  • Global Coastal Changeby Ivan Valiela

    Wiley 2009; US$ 159.95

    Global Coastal Change provides a comprehensive overview of the environmental factors changing the marine systems of the world including atmospheric changes, sea level rise, alterations in freshwater and sediment use and transport, toxins, overfishing, alien species, and eutrophication. Includes case studies providing real-world examples, detailed... more...

  • Wave-Swept Shoreby Dr. Mimi A. R. Koehl

    University of California Press 2006; US$ 47.95

    Take a close look at a wave-battered coast and you will discover a rich, fascinating, and remarkably brutal environment. Here, animals and plants exposed to wind, sun, and rain at low tide must cope with crashing waves as the seas rise to submerge them each day at high tide. How do living things survive in this harsh zone? With 87 stunning color photographs... more...

  • Environmental Problems in Coastal Regions VIIby C. A. Brebbia

    WIT Press 2008; US$ 168.00

    This book contains most of the papers presented at the 7th International Conference on Environmental Problems in Coastal Regions. The conference provides a forum for the discussion of problems that are related to coastal regions, which are increasingly being affected by population growth and industrial and tourism activities. The pressure of these... more...

  • Morphologie dérivationnelle et structuration du lexiqueby Danielle Corbin

    De Gruyter 1987; US$ 196.00

    Morphologie D Rivationnelle Et Structuration Du Lexique: Vol. 2 (Linguistische Arbeiten) more...

  • The Beaches Are Movingby Wallace Kaufman; Deborah F. Pilkey; William J. Neal

    Duke University Press 1983; US$ 25.95

    Our beaches are eroding, sinking, washing out right under our houses, hotels, bridges; vacation dreamlands become nightmare scenes of futile revetments, fills, groins, what have you—all thrown up in a frantic defense against the natural system. The romantic desire to live on the seashore is in doomed conflict with an age-old pattern... more...

  • Coastal Saline Soil Rehabilitation and Utilization Based on Forestry Approaches in Chinaby Jianfeng Zhang

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    The most recent advances in research on coastal saline soil rehabilitation and utilization based on forestry approach are discussed. The forestry approach is emphasized rather than physical or engineering measures to ameliorate saline soils, which is significant for coastal environmental improvement and land resources expansion. more...

  • The Battle for North Carolina's Coastby Stephen J. Culver; Stanley R. Riggs; Dorothea V. Ames; David J. Mallinson

    The University of North Carolina Press 2011; US$ 24.99

    Battle for North Carolina's Coast: Evolutionary History, Present Crisis, and Vision for the Future more...

  • The Human Shoreby John R. Gillis

    University of Chicago Press 2012; US$ 18.00

    Since before recorded history, people have congregated near water. But as growing populations around the globe continue to flow toward the coasts on an unprecedented scale and climate change raises water levels, our relationship to the sea has begun to take on new and potentially catastrophic dimensions. The latest generation of coastal dwellers... more...

  • Dynamics of Coastal Systemsby Job Dronkers

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2005; US$ 236.00

    Dynamics of Coastal Systems is about the dynamic interaction between water motion and seabed topography, which affects the natural response of coastal systems to change in external conditions and to human interventions — from the scale of seabed ripples up to the scale of entire barrier and delta systems. The book highlights major concepts developed... more...

  • Coastal Defencesby Peter W. French

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 93.95

    Coastal Defences aims to present the broad spectrum of methods that engineers use to protect the coastline and investigates the sorts of issues that can arise as a result. The first section of the book examines 'traditional' hard techniques, such as sea walls and groynes, whilst the second looks at the more recent trend of using techniques more sympathetic... more...