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  • Soil Not Oilby Vandana Shiva

    Zed Books 2009; US$ 22.95

    In Soil Not Oil, bestselling author Vandana Shiva connects the food crisis, peak oil, and climate change to show that a world beyond a dependence on fossil fuel and globalization is both possible and necessary. more...

  • Arctic and Alpine Biomesby Joyce A. Quinn

    Greenwood Publishing Group 2008; US$ 65.00

    Provides an overview of the flora and fauna of the biomes in the Arctic and Antarctic as well as of Alpine biomes more...

  • Biodiversity and Environmentby T.S. Krishnan

    Swastik Publishers & Distributors 2008; US$ 40.00

    As the world population is increasing, the natural resources supporting human existence are diminishing. The conservation of biodiversity and management of environment have become the Herculean task of developed and developing countries. The environmental crisis, confronting the world, is likely to alter profoundly the future of our planet. No one... more...

  • Biodiversity Conservation and Managementby T.S. Krishnan

    Swastik Publishers & Distributors 2008; US$ 40.00

    Biodiversity is the sum of organisms that include plants, animals, microorganisms and the ecosystems. These natural resources are gifts of nature that are important for humans and for the functioning of ecosystems. The local/indigenous peoples have been custodians of diversity so far. Through an understanding of the natural processes they have been... more...

  • Causes of Climate Changeby Ashok Malik

    Rajat Publications 2008; US$ 50.00

    This book, the first in the series of this four book volume on climate change, deals, exclusively with the exploration of the causes of climate change. The increase in the emission of green house gases and the subsequent enhanced greenhouse effect, is the root of this problem, and the human activities and processes which cause these are quite comprehensively... more...

  • Global Warning and Preventive Measuresby Arvind Goyal

    Navyug Publishers & Distributors 2009; US$ 45.00

    The Truth about the climate crisis is an inconvenient one; that Means we have to change the way we live our lives. This book talks about the need to solve the problems of climate change, presenting comprehensive facts and information on various aspects of global warming. It Uses explanatory diagrams and photos to clarify and highlight key issues. This... more...

  • Mother Countryby Marilynne Robinson

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2011; US$ 22.99

    At the time when Robinson wrote this book, the largest known source of radioactive contamination of the world's environment was a government-owned nuclear plant called Sellafield, not far from Wordsworth's cottage in the Lakes District; one child in sixty was dying from leukemia in the village closest to the plant. The central question of this eloquently... more...

  • Species Richnessby Jonathan Adams

    Springer 2010; US$ 239.00

    This is a readable, informative and up-to-date account of the patterns and controls on biodiversity. The author describes major trends in species richness, along with uncertainties in current knowledge. The various possible explanations for past and present species patterns are discussed and explained in an even-handed and accessible way. The implications... more...

  • Geological Disposal of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Wasteby Ferenc L. Toth

    Springer 2011; US$ 329.00

    Fossil fuels will remain the backbone of the global energy economy for the foreseeable future. The contribution of nuclear energy to the global energy supply is also expected to increase. With the pressing need to mitigate climate change and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the fossil energy industry is exploring the possibility of carbon dioxide disposal... more...

  • Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology: Volume 211by David M. Whitacre

    Springer 2011; US$ 179.00

    Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology attempts to provide concise, critical reviews of timely advances, philosophy and significant areas of accomplished or needed endeavor in the total field of xenobiotics, in any segment of the environment, as well as toxicological implications. more...