The Ends Of The World

Author: Peter Brannen
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062364820
Size: 13.26 MB
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Using the visible clues these devastations have left behind in the fossil record, The Ends of the World takes us inside “scenes of the crime,” from South Africa to the New York Palisades, to tell the story of each extinction.

The Ends Of The World

Author: Peter Brannen
Publisher: Ecco
ISBN: 9780062364807
Size: 57.89 MB
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Using the visible clues these devastations have left behind in the fossil record, The Ends of the World takes us inside “scenes of the crime,” from South Africa to the New York Palisades, to tell the story of each extinction.

The Ends Of The World

Author: Peter Brannen
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 1786070081
Size: 79.72 MB
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But The Ends of the World isn’t just a chronicle of the five most horrific catastrophes that plunged the only habitable planet in the known universe into the grave.

Stanton

Author: Walter Stahr
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476739307
Size: 73.85 MB
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"Of the crucial men close to President Lincoln, Secretary of War Edwin Stanton (1814-1869) was the most powerful and controversial. Stanton raised, armed, and supervised the army of a million men who won the Civil War.

Inheritors Of The Earth

Author: Chris D. Thomas
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 024124076X
Size: 49.37 MB
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Yet what if this narrative obscures a more hopeful truth? In Inheritors of the Earth, renowned ecologist and environmentalist Chris D. Thomas overturns the accepted story, revealing how nature is fighting back.

The Worst Of Times

Author: Paul B. Wignall
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400874246
Size: 19.60 MB
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Wignall shows how these series of unprecedented extinction events swept across the planet, killing life on a scale more devastating than the dinosaur extinctions that would follow.

Climate Change

Author: Joseph Romm
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190250178
Size: 73.19 MB
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"This book offers the most up-to-date examination of climate change's foundational science, implications for our future, and clean energy solutions that can mitigate its effects"--Back cover.

Extinction

Author: Douglas H. Erwin
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691005249
Size: 15.74 MB
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"--Andrew H. Knoll, Harvard University, author of "Life on a Young Planet" "Douglas Erwin is the world's leading expert on the end-Permian extinction. This book will be the standard reference on this crucial event in the history of life.

The Great Extinctions

Author: Norman MacLeod
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
ISBN: 9781770851870
Size: 69.93 MB
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Looks at the history, causes, and controversies surrounding species extinction, discussing whether it can be prevented and how past geological events can be used to predict the future.

The Great Quake

Author: Henry Fountain
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 1101904070
Size: 20.69 MB
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In the bestselling tradition of Erik Larson’s Isaac’s Storm, The Great Quake is a riveting narrative about the biggest earthquake in North American recorded history -- the 1964 Alaska earthquake that demolished the city of Valdez and ...