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  • Shark Assaultby Peter Jennings; Nicole Moore

    Dundurn 2015; US$ 11.99

    One of the most dreadful experiences humans fear is a shark attack. This horrifying agony is exactly what happened to Nicole Moore. Surviving gruesome misery, including the amputation of her left arm and attempts to rebuild her disfigured leg, she fought on to become a source of inspiration for those facing seemingly insurmountable challenges. more...

  • Biological Oceanographyby Charles B. Miller; Patricia A. Wheeler

    Wiley 2012; US$ 76.00

    This new edition of Biological Oceanography has been greatly updated and expanded since its initial publication in 2004. It presents current understanding of ocean ecology emphasizing the character of marine organisms from viruses to fish and worms, together with their significance to their habitats and to each other. The book initially emphasizes... more...

  • Marine Biodiversityby H. Queiroga; M.R. Cunha; A. Cunha; M.H. Moreira; V. Quintino; A.M. Rodrigues; J. Serôdio; R.M. Warwick

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 269.00

    This volume presents the four sub-themes of the 38th European Marine Biology Symposium. These are patterns and processes, assessment, threats and management and conservation. Understanding the functioning of marine ecosystems is the first step towards measuring and predicting the influence of Man, and to finding solutions for the enormous array of... more...

  • Eutrophication of Shallow Lakes with Special Reference to Lake Taihu, Chinaby B. Qin; Z. Liu; K. Havens

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 279.00

    Eutrophication and algal blooms are worldwide environmental issues in lakes. The eutrophication process and formation mechanisms of algal blooms are particularly complicated in shallow lakes due to the strong lake?land, air?water and water?sediment interactions. This volume features papers presented at the International Symposium on the Eutrophication... more...

  • Listening to Whalesby Alexandra Morton

    Random House Publishing Group 2008; US$ 16.00

    In Listening to Whales , Alexandra Morton shares spellbinding stories about her career in whale and dolphin research and what she has learned from and about these magnificent mammals. In the late 1970s, while working at Marineland in California, Alexandra pioneered the recording of orca sounds by dropping a hydrophone into the tank of two killer whales.... more...

  • Reef Madnessby David Dobbs

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2009; US$ 25.00

    Explores the century-long controversy over the orgins of coral reefs, a debate that split the world of nineteenth-century science, looking at the diverse roles of Louis Agassiz, his son Alexander, and Charles Darwin and reflecting on how the search for the truth shed new light on the formation of Earth and its natural wonders. more...

  • Insecta: Coleoptera: Scirtidae: Süßwasserfauna von Mitteleuropa. Bd. 20/17 (German Edition)by Bernhard Klausnitzer

    Springer 2009; US$ 199.00

    Der vorliegende Band der Reihe ?Süßwasserfauna von Mitteleuropa" umfasst in seinem Inhalt erstmals die gesamte Westpaläarktis (Europa, Nordafrika, Vorderasien). Er enthält zusammenfassende Angaben über die Morphologie, Biologie, Ökologie und Verbreitung der Scirtidae (Sumpfkäfer). Zusätzlich zur Charakterisierung der Familie werden die einzelnen Gattungen,... more...

  • Sharkby David Owen

    Allen & Unwin 2009; US$ 31.81

    From the truly scary to the completely harmless here's everything you need to know about the sophisticated guardians of our oceans. more...

  • Shrimp Cultureby PingSun Leung; Carole R. Engle

    Wiley 2008; US$ 270.00

    '...it is still a very important contribution to the global body of knowledge on shrimp culture and, more peripherally, on the shrimp business.' Ausmarine Magazine, October 2007 '...it is still a very important contribution to the global body of knowledge on shrimp culture and, more peripherally, on the shrimp business.' Work Boat... more...

  • Witness to Extinctionby Samuel Turvey

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 17.99

    The tragic recognition of the extinction of the Yangtze River Dolphin or baiji in 2007 became a major news story and sent shockwaves around the world. It made a romantic story, for the baiji was a unique and beautiful creature that features in many Chinese legends and folk tales. The Goddess of the Yangtze, as it was known, was also the lone representative... more...