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Earth sciences & geology

Global Catastrophes: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780198715931

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¥1,628
Author: 
Bill McGuire
Pages
152 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
115 x 173 mm
Pub date
Aug 2014
Series
Very Short Introductions
Explores the different types of global catastrophes that our planet faces Considers the probability of these sorts of events happening and our chances of survival Looks back at previous global ... Read more

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Global Climate Change: Convergence of Disciplines

ISBN : 9780878930272

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¥12,463
Author: 
Arnold J. Bloom
Pages
398 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
220 x 280 mm
Pub date
Nov 2009
Mark Twain's comment that everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it no longer applies: human activities have altered the global climate, and governments are having to act no ... Read more

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Global Environments Through the Quaternary: Exploring Evironmental Change (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199697267

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¥7,304
Author: 
David Anderson; Andrew S. Goudie; Adrian Parker
Pages
424 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
188 x 246 mm
Pub date
Feb 2013
We are in the grip of global warming: sea levels are rising; glaciers are melting, Arctic sea ice is thinning, meteorological events are becoming more extreme. But how do these changes compare with th ... Read more

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Granites: Petrology, Structure, Geological Setting, and Metallogeny

ISBN : 9780198705611

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¥9,680
Author: 
Anne Nedelec; Jean-Luc Bouchez; Peter Bowden
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
178 x 256 mm
Pub date
Jan 2015
Granites are emblematic rocks developed from a magma that crystallized in the Earth's crust. They ultimately outcrop at the surface of every continent. This book - translated, edited, and updated from ... Read more

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Hurricane Climatology: A Modern Statistical Guide Using R

ISBN : 9780199827633

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¥19,250
Author: 
James B. Elsner; Thomas H. Jagger
Pages
390 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 236 mm
Pub date
Mar 2013
Hurricanes are nature's most destructive storms and they are becoming more powerful as the globe warms. Hurricane Climatology explains how to analyze and model hurricane data to better understand and ... Read more

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Introduction to Physical Hydrology

ISBN : 9780199296842

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¥7,117
Author: 
Martin Hendriks
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
190 x 245 mm
Pub date
Jan 2010
Water dominates our lives: we live on a planet with much water and our lives depend on it in many ways. Despite the seeming abundance of water on the planet - with over 70% being salt water - human ac ... Read more

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Invasive Species: What Everyone Needs to Know®

ISBN : 9780199922017

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¥12,628
Author: 
Daniel Simberloff
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
145 x 211 mm
Pub date
Oct 2013
Series
What Everyone Needs to Know
Of the 7,000 estimated non-native species present in North America, approximately 1,000 are invasive. Clearly, invasive species are in the minority, but their small numbers don't keep them from causin ... Read more

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Isotopes: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198723622

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¥1,628
Author: 
Rob Ellam
Pages
152 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
114 x 174 mm
Pub date
May 2016
Series
Very Short Introductions
Explains the role of isotopes in tackling challenges such as climate change, cancer treatment, Earth's age and origin, and nuclear accidents Considers the use of isotopes in archaeology for carbo ... Read more

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Jet Stream: A Journey Through our Changing Climate

ISBN : 9780198828518

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¥4,565
Author: 
Tim Woollings
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Oct 2019
A number of extreme weather events have struck the Northern Hemisphere in recent years, from scorching heatwaves to desperately cold winters, and from floods and storms to droughts and wildfires. Thes ... Read more

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Lakes: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198766735

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¥1,628
Author: 
Warwick F. Vincent
Pages
168 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 174 mm
Pub date
Jan 2018
Series
Very Short Introductions
Introduces limnology (lake science) , and considers its importance to understanding and maintaining lake ecosystems and geography Uses examples from around the world, extending from the tropical ... Read more

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