Earth From Above

Author: Yann Arthus-Bertrand
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
ISBN: 9780810959477
Size: 35.42 MB
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Both low- and high-level aerial photographs document places around the world and form the starting point for discussions of ecology, sustainable development, and the current state of the world, in a new edition of the acclaimed visual ...

Faith Reason Earth History

Author: Leonard Brand
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781883925635
Size: 11.86 MB
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In this patient explanation of the mission of science, the author models his conviction that ┬┐above all, it is essential that we treat each other with respect, even if we disagree on fundamental issues.┬┐ The original edition of this work ...

The Earth From The Air

Author: Yann Arthus-Bertrand
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780500544846
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A classic of its kind, this book will heighten everyone's awareness of today's urgent ecological issues. Now more than ever, The Earth from the Air stands as a call to action.

The Politics Of The Earth

Author: John S. Dryzek
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199696004
Size: 24.17 MB
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Dryzek provides an accessible introduction to thinking about the environment by looking at the language used to discuss environmental issues.

The Earth From Space

Author: Yann Arthus-Bertrand
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780500517215
Size: 71.22 MB
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'The Earth from Space' features a selection of satellite images that raise important questions about our future, while also showcasing the planets beauty leaving no doubt of the urgent need to protect it.

National Geographic Concise Atlas Of The World

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426209517
Size: 60.98 MB
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Highlighted by more than 3,000 updates and expanded content, a collection of more than 500 maps, charts, flags and illustrations, packaged in a compact and accessible volume, includes indexed political and continental maps as well as new ...

Earth Pressure And Earth Retaining Structures Third Edition

Author: Chris R.I. Clayton
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1466552115
Size: 19.37 MB
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This text makes clear the uncertainty of parameter and partial factor issues that underpin recent codes. It then goes on to explain the principles of the geotechnical design of gravity walls, embedded walls, and composite structures.

Living With The Earth Third Edition

Author: Gary S. Moore
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 0849379997
Size: 74.87 MB
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The cooler, denser air near the ground is unable to rise through the warm layers
above it and is therefore trapped until ... inversion: This type of inversion normally
occurs at night when heat absorbed by the earth during the day radiates out ...

An Astronaut S Guide To Life On Earth

Author: Chris Hadfield
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 144725712X
Size: 13.26 MB
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'An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth is the book Chris Hadfield was destined to produce . . . [It] makes the case for human space exploration in the post-Apollo, post-Shuttle age' Sunday Times 'He's the kind of astronaut who'd be great to ...

The Earth S Ionosphere

Author: Michael C. Kelley
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0124040128
Size: 42.73 MB
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The combination of observations, theory and accompanying illustrative laboratory experiments sets this text apart by making it accessible to students with no prior training in meteorology or oceanography. * Written at a mathematical level ...