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Annals Of the Former World

Annals Of the Former World

by John McPhee

Annals of the Former World is a book on geology written by John McPhee and published in 1998 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. It won the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction. The book presents a geological history of North America, and was researched and written over the course of two decades beginning in 1978."Most mountain ranges around the world are the result of compression, of segments of the earth's crust being brought together, bent, mashed, thrust and folded, squeezed up into the sky-- the... Read more
A Short History Of Nearly Everything

A Short History Of Nearly Everything

by Bill Bryson

In A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bryson follows his greatest challenge yet: to understand—and, if possible, answer—the oldest, biggest questions we have posed about the universe and ourselves. From the Big Bang to the rise of civilization, Bryson seeks to understand how we got from there being nothing at all to there being us. The result is a profound, funny, and wonderfully clear and entertaining adventure into the realms of human knowledge, as only Bill Bryson can render it.
Ecology

Ecology

by Michael L Cain; William D Bowman; Sally D Hacker

Includes bibliographical references and index.
The Weather Makers - the History and Future Impact Of Climate Change

The Weather Makers - the History and Future Impact Of Climate Change

by Tim Flannery

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Essentials Of Ecology

Essentials Of Ecology

by Michael Begon, John L Harper Colin R Townsend

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Ecology

Ecology

by Manuel C Molles

Getting Acquainted With Minerals

Getting Acquainted With Minerals

by George Letchworth English

A Land

A Land

by Jacquetta Hawkes

Wandering Through Winter

Wandering Through Winter

by Edwin Way Teale

Design With Nature

Design With Nature

by Ian L McHarg

Soil Mechanics

Soil Mechanics

by Robert V Whitman T William Lambe

Fundamentals Of Ecology

Fundamentals Of Ecology

by Eugene P Odum

Geology In the Field

Geology In the Field

by Robert R Compton

Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle

Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle

by Stephen Jay Gould

Marine Biology

Marine Biology

by James W Nybakken

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

by George Frederick Kunz

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Applied Hydrogeology

by C W Fetter

This best selling book, Applied Hydrogeology gives readers a balanced examination of all facets of hydrogeology. It text stresses the application of mathematics to problem solving rather than derivation of theory. It provides a balance between physical and chemical hydrogeology. Numerous case studies cultivate reader understanding of the occurrence and movement of ground water in a variety of geologic settings. This valuable reference includes five new case histories: The Dakota Aquifer, Fractures... Read more
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Understanding Earth

by Raymond; Grotzinger, John; Jordan, Tom Frank Press; Siever

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Gemstones Of North America

by John Sinkankas

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Better Trout Streams

by Edward R Hewitt

Earth Science Books & Ephemera

Economic Geology

Economic Geology

by Ries, Heinrich

Dating the Past

Dating the Past

by Zeuner, Frederick E

Eruptive Rocks

Eruptive Rocks

by Shand, S James

Ecological Aspects of Used-Water Treatment: The Organisms and Their Ecology

Ecological Aspects of Used-Water Treatment: The Organisms and Their Ecology

by Colin Robert Curds and H. A. Hawkes (Editors)

New
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$110.00
From Mineralogy to Geology: The Foundations of a Science, 1650-1830 (Science and Its Conceptual Foundations series)

From Mineralogy to Geology: The Foundations of a Science, 1650-1830 (Science and Its Conceptual Foundations series)

by Rachel Laudan

University of Chicago Press, 1993. Trade Paperback. 278 pages. Second printing. A fine copy in wrappers (paperback).
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$18.75
Hot, Flat, And Crowded: Why We Need A Green Revolution And How It Can Renew America

Hot, Flat, And Crowded: Why We Need A Green Revolution And How It Can Renew America

by Friedman Thomas L

New York: Farrar, Straus And Giroux, 2008. 438 pages. Book and Jacket appear to have hardly been read and are both in Fine condition throughout. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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$21.60
A Catalogue of British Fossils; Comprising all the Genera and Species Hitherto Described with References to their Geological Distribution and to the Localities in which they have been found

A Catalogue of British Fossils; Comprising all the Genera and Species Hitherto Described with References to their Geological Distribution and to the Localities in which they have been found

by John Morris

London: John Van Voorst, Paternoster Row, 1843. First edition. 3/4 Leather. Good. Octavo. [4], x, [2], 222 pg, [2] ads, [4] pages. Bound in 3/4 leather with marble boards. Previous owner's bookplate inside front cover and booksellers stamp on front endpaper. Some spotting. Worn leather spine with marble boards. Front inner hinge starting.
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$750.00
Contribution a la connaissance geologique de l’Archipel des Nouvelles-Hebrides (Iles Vate, Pentecote, Maewo, Santo).

Contribution a la connaissance geologique de l’Archipel des Nouvelles-Hebrides (Iles Vate, Pentecote, Maewo, Santo).

by Obellianne, Jean-Marie

Nancy.: Sciences de la Terre. Tp,e VI., 1961. Stiiff card stock covers. . Very good in a very good dust jacket, black mark to lower edge.. 27.5x22 cm. . French text. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. weight: 2.1 lb. Numerous photo illustrations, 4 folding geological maps in pocket.
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$45.00
Ecology and the Politics of Scarcity

Ecology and the Politics of Scarcity

by Ophuls,William

1977. Ecology and the Politics of Scarcity by William Ophuls, 1977, WH Freeman, paperback, 303 pages.
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$1.00
When the Earth Shook

When the Earth Shook

by Niddrie, David

London: The Scientific Book Club. 1961. Octavo Size. VERY GOOD book in FAIR dustjacket. DJ is chipped at corners and spine ends with small piece missing from upper front panel and top of spine. Dustjacket now protected in our purpose made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with black & white maps. 190 pages. What causes an earthquake, what happens when the earth trembles and what the effect is and has been in the past on human beings. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. .... Read more
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AU$12.00
STRATIGRAPHY, FAUNA AND CORRELATION OF THE VINCETOWN FORMATION Bulletin  52, Geologic Series

STRATIGRAPHY, FAUNA AND CORRELATION OF THE VINCETOWN FORMATION Bulletin 52, Geologic Series

by Greacen, Katherine Fielding

Trenton, N. J.: Dept. of Conservation & Development of N. J.. Very Good-. 1941. Softcover. Clean tan soft covers. Text tight & intact. Fold out map illustration. A few pages with underlining & margin notes. Science, Geology; B&W & Color Drawing; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 83 pages .
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$30.00
South Australian Gemstones Opal and Jade South Australian Museum 3-18 March 1984

South Australian Gemstones Opal and Jade South Australian Museum 3-18 March 1984

by Department of Mines and Energy

Adelaide: South Australian Museum. 1984. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Thre staple bound pamphlets with the catalogue for the exhibition - contained in a very good vinyl pouch. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. . Pamphlets are: Opal in South Australia; Jade in South Australia; Gold in South Australia. All part of the Mineral Information Series. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st thus. Softcover.
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AU$22.00
Ecology: The Experimental Analysis of Distribution and Abundance

Ecology: The Experimental Analysis of Distribution and Abundance

by Krebs, Charles J

Hardback. Very Good.
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£2.60
Hallett Cove.  A Field Guide

Hallett Cove. A Field Guide

by Cooper, H.M. & Kenny, M. & Scrymour, J.M

Adelaide: South Australian Museum. 1970. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with black and white photographs and diagrams. 52 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Softcover.
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AU$15.00
Wild Horizons A Camerman in Africa

Wild Horizons A Camerman in Africa

by Plage, Dieter

London: Collins. 1980. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as black and white maps. Previous owner's details to front free end paper x 2 and a gift inscription. 216 pages Also includes discussion of the author's filming methods and equipment. . Hardback.
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AU$10.00
A Century Of London Weather

A Century Of London Weather

by Marshall W A L

London: Her Majesty's Stationary Office, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 245x160x10mm. 245x160x10mm+372g . . Her Majesty's Stationary Office. London. 1952. First Edition. 1st Printing. . Meteorological Office. Air Ministry. MO508: Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears. foxing. browned pages. creasing and losses unless otherwise noted.. . . . . International_flat_rate_FOR_THIS_ITEM_in_an_ENVELOPE:_AU$31.20 . .... Read more
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AU$22.80
Department of Mines Mining Review Half-Year Ended June 30th 1919 No 30

Department of Mines Mining Review Half-Year Ended June 30th 1919 No 30

by Gee, Lionel C. E. (Compiled by)

Adelaide: R. E. E. Rogers, Government Printer. 1919. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fair/good condition. The paper covers are marked and a little chipped. The interior is very good. . Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and maps/diagrams. 82 pages . 1st Edition. Softcover.
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AU$35.00
World Without Trees

World Without Trees

by Lamb, Robert

London: Wildwood House. 1979. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good [Price-Clipped]Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white drawings, diagrams and tables. 221 pages A book about Dutch elm disease and other human errors which have led to the crisis of deforestation. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$14.00
8 Engravings: Mining & geological formations from French Journal des Mines

8 Engravings: Mining & geological formations from French Journal des Mines

Paris: I'Imprimerie de Bossange, 1813. Fine. Eight fine copper engraved plates from a French mining journal, extracted and bound together, depicting French and Irish sites. Vol. 33, Plates 1 - 6 & Vol. 34, Plates 7 & 8, from 'Journal Des Mines, ou Recueil De Memoires Sur L'Exploitation Des Mines..' The plates, some folding, include: a cut away view of the French underground canal between Aubigny and Remilly which passes underneath Sombernon; a landscape view "... Barrage... Read more
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$45.00
Fossils of All Ages

Fossils of All Ages

by Fischer,Jean-Claude; Gayard-Valy, Yvette

New York: Grosset & Dunlap. 1978. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 32cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Superbly illustrated with over colour photographs. Small single Texta mark obscuring a publication detail has bled to lower front free endpaper has bled onto half-title and title pages otherwise would be Near Fine condition. DJ has single closed tear to face. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally.... Read more
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AU$22.00
Geological Survey of Victoria, Report of Progress.   Part II

Geological Survey of Victoria, Report of Progress. Part II

by Brough Smyth, R

Melbourne: John Ferres, Government Printer, 1874. First printing. Paperback. Very good overall. Scarce stand-alone "Report of Progress of the Geological Survey of Victoria, Part II." Includes descriptions of the various gold mining localities, including Ballarat, Cape Otway, Ararat, Stawell, Gippsland, and Lake Cooper. Includes other minerals (lead and quartz), and geology of different regions. With 6 folding sketch maps and plans, including locations near Beechworth, Stawell, Freestone... Read more
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$125.00
The Ecology of the Forests and Woodlands of South Australia

The Ecology of the Forests and Woodlands of South Australia

by Wallace, H.R. [Editor]

Adelaide: Government Printer. 1986. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy. Colour photographs. Black & white illustrations. 291pages.. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Softcover.
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AU$22.00
Petroleum Geology

Petroleum Geology

by North, F.K

Paperback. Very Good.
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£2.09
Water.  Histories, Cultures, Ecologies

Water. Histories, Cultures, Ecologies

by Leybourne, Marnie & Gaynor, Andrea

Perth: University of Western Australia Press. 2006. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good++ Condition. Some minor wear. Black & white illustrations. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 246pp. . 1st Edition. Softcover.
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AU$20.00
Transactions and Proceedings of the Geological Society of South Africa - January to December 1952

Transactions and Proceedings of the Geological Society of South Africa - January to December 1952

by Mendelssohn, E (Ed)

Geological Society of South Africa, 1953. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket. 333 pages (including plates and folded diagrams and charts) plus 97 pages of Proceedings (minutes of meetings held during 1952) (Complete). In general fair and resolute condition. The government style card cover and cloth spine have some wear, creasing and marks. They are, however, sure and sturdy. The early and later pages have some damp stains about the top spine edges. The pages are firm, clean, clear, assured,... Read more
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$80.00
EARTH IN THE BALANCE

EARTH IN THE BALANCE

by AL GORE

unknown. hardcover. Used; Very Good. MINT CONDITION--
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$9.95
Mineral Deposits

Mineral Deposits

by Waldemar Lindgren

Paperback / softback. New.
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£34.41
Introduction to Mineral Exploration

Introduction to Mineral Exploration

by Moon, Whatley, and Evans

Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishing. Very Good. 2009. Second Edition; Fourth Printing. Softcover. 1405113170; 014587 . Light edge wear, clean pages, tight binding.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 481 pages .
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$50.00