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Ecology

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  • The Sixth Extinctionby Elizabeth Kolbert

    Henry Holt and Co. 2014; US$ 28.99

    A major book about the future of the world, blending intellectual and natural history and field reporting into a powerful account of the mass extinction unfolding before our eyes Over the last half a billion years, there have been five mass extinctions, when the diversity of life on earth suddenly and dramatically contracted. Scientists around... more...

  • Mineral Beneficiationby D.V. Subba Rao

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 87.95

    Mineral Beneficiation or ore dressing of run-of-mine ore is an upgrading process to achieve uniform quality, size and maximum tenor ore through the removal of less valuable material. Beneficiation benefits the costs of freight, handling, and extraction (smelting) reduce, and the loss of metal through slag. Usually carried out at the mine site, it... more...

  • Whale-watchingby James Higham; Lars Bejder; Rob Williams

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 88.00

    A critical insight into the diverse socio-cultural, political, economic and ecological contexts of the global whale-watching industry. more...

  • Sustainabilityby Stephen Morse

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 41.00

    Focuses on how the theories underlying sustainability can be translated into practice and the challenges involved in achieving this. more...

  • Nature's Compassby James L. Gould; Carol Grant Gould

    Princeton University Press 2012; US$ 29.95

    We know that animals cross miles of water, land, and sky with pinpoint precision on a daily basis. But it is only in recent years that scientists have learned how these astounding feats of navigation are actually accomplished. With colorful and thorough detail, Nature's Compass explores the remarkable methods by which animals find their way both... more...

  • Through the Arc of the Rain Forestby Karen Tei Yamashita

    Coffee House Press 2011; US$ 12.99

    Through the Arc of the Rain Forest is a burlesque of comic-strip adventures and apocalyptic portents that stretches familiar truths to their logical extreme in a future world that is just recognizable enough to be frightening. In the Author's Note," Karen Tei Yamashita writes that her book is like a Brazilian soap opera called a novela: "the novela's... more...

  • Guns, Germs And Steelby Jared Diamond

    Random House 2013; US$ 15.98

    This book answers the most obvious, the most important, yet the most difficult question about human history: why history unfolded so differently on different continents. Geography and biogeography, not race, moulded the contrasting fates of Europeans, Asians, Native Americans, sub-Saharan Africans, and aboriginal Australians. An ambitious... more...

  • The Botany of Desireby Michael Pollan

    Random House Publishing Group 2001; US$ 16.00

    The book that helped make Michael Pollan, the  New York Times  bestselling author of  Cooked  and  The Omnivore?s Dilemma,  one of the most trusted food experts in America In 1637, one Dutchman paid as much for a single tulip bulb as the going price of a town house in Amsterdam. Three and a half centuries later, Amsterdam is once again the mecca... more...

  • Kangaroosby Terence J Dawson

    CSIRO Publishing 2012; US$ 44.95

    This revised edition provides a clear and accessible account of kangaroos. more...

  • Suisun Marshby Peter B. Moyle; Amber D. Manfree; Peggy L. Fiedler

    University of California Press 2014; US$ 44.95

    One of California's most remarkable wetlands, Suisun Marsh is the largest tidal marsh on the West Coast and a major feature of the San Francisco Estuary. This productive and unique habitat supports endemic species, is a nursery for native fishes, and is a vital link for migratory waterfowl. The 6,000-year-old marsh has been affected by human activity,... more...