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Critical Political Ecology The Politics of Environmental Science

By: Forsyth, Tim

Price: £28.50

Publisher: Routledge: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16897

ISBN: 0415185637

Condition: Fine


320pp, illustrated soft covers. Gift inscription signed by the author to the inner cover, otherwise a very clean copy. The relationship beteen politics and the science of ecology. View more info

Land Use and Prehistory in South East Spain

By: Gilman, Antonio and Thornes, John B with Stephen Wise

Price: £28.00

Publisher: George Allen and Unwin: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16795

ISBN: 0049130226

Condition: Very Good


217pp, white and grey laminated hardback covers, the edges now yellowing a little with age. Black and white illustrations. Internally very clean. Site catchment analysis provides an economic basline for all 35 of the better known prehistoric settlements of the area. View more info

Fluvial Processes in Instrumented Watersheds Studies of Small Watersheds in the British Isles

By: Gregory, K J and Walling, D E

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Institute of British Geographers: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16883

ISBN: 0528481406

Condition: Fine


Large format. 196pp, complete illustrated dustjacket, a little faded and rubbed to the edges. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. The origins and control of runoff and sediments and solutes etc. View more info

Coral Reef Geomorphology

By: Guilcher, Andre

Price: £69.50

Publisher: John Wiley: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16965

ISBN: 0471917559

Condition: Very Good


228pp, illustrated hard covers, a little faded to the spine. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to the flyleaf, otherwise a clean copy. An international review of the theories of how coral reefs are built, with descriptions of different types and the damage caused by human activity and efforts to promote protection and recovery. View more info

Erosion and Sediment Yield Some Methods of Measurement and Modelling

By: Hadley, R F and Walling, D E (eds)

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Geo Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16864

ISBN: 0860941418

Condition: Very Good


218pp, illustrated soft covers, faded to the spine. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight copy. 8 essays by different contibutors on the processes of erosion, transport and deposition of either weathered rock or soil. View more info

Anatomy, Physiology and Psychology of Erosion

By: Hallsworth, E G

Price: £15.50

Publisher: John Wiley: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16870

ISBN: 0471912123

Condition: Fine


176pp, illustrated laminated hard covers, a little sun faded to the spine. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. The author maintains that most soil erosion since the beginning of the Quaternary has been caused to the vegetative cover as a result of man's activities, how traditional methods of controlling erosion concur with modern scientific approaches, and, with a survey of more than 10,000 small farmers, how socio economic factors may restrict the adoption of modern techniques. View more info

Geomorphology in Environmental Planning

By: Hooke, J M (ed)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: John Wiley: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16910

ISBN: 0471919888

Condition: Good


274pp.illustrated laminated boards. B + w illustrations. Some neat highlighting on 4 pages, otherwise a very clean copy. View more info

Geology in Environmental Planning

By: Howard, Arthur D and Remson, Irwin

Price: £16.50

Publisher: McGraw Hill: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16909

ISBN: 0070305102

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 478pp. Illustrated laminated boards. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. Contributions on the Natural Environment and Man, Environmental Processes, Special Problems and Methods, Land Use Planning etc. etc. View more info

Geology in Environmental Planning

By: Howard, Arthur D and Remson, Irwin

Price: £14.50

Publisher: McGraw Hill: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16954

ISBN: 0070305102

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book. 478pp, the page edges browning a little with age. Illustrated laminated boards. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. Contributions on the Natural Environment and Man, Environmental Processes, Special Problems and Methods, Land Use Planning etc. etc. View more info

Resource Evelopment in Semi Arid Lands A Royal Society Discussion Organized By Sir Joseph Hutchinson, A H Bunting, A R Jolly and H C Pereira

By: Hutchinson, Sir Joseph et al

Price: £12.50

Publisher: The Royal Society: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16955

ISBN: 0854030883

Condition: Fine


Large format. 614pp, with a bump to one corner. Complete dustjacket, a little creased to the edges. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. Papers and summaries of discussions on three areas - the problems of the semi arid areas of the world, the evaluation and exploitation of these areas and the conservation and improvement of resources. View more info

Landform Studies from Australia and New Guinea

By: Jennings, J N and Mabbutt, J A (eds)

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Cambridge: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16963

ISBN: 0070305102

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 434pp Complete iIllustrated dustjacket with a little wear to the edges. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's small stamp to the flyleaf, otherwise a clean copy. 17 essays by expert contributors on the arid, tropical, semi arid, glacial etc landforms from Tasmania, Western Australia and Australian New Guinea. etc., illustrating approaches to the study of geomorphology View more info

Landforms and Geomorphology Concepts and History

By: King, Cuchlaine A M (ed)

Price: £26.50

Publisher: Dowden Hutchinson and Ross: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16905

ISBN: 0879331925

Condition: Fine


A large, heavy book of 404pp. Blue cloth covered boards with a slight bump to the upper front corners. Internally very clean. Essays by several contributors on the History of Geomorphology and Major Concepts in Geomorphology. No 28 in the Benchmark Papers in Geology series. View more info

Industrial Geology

By: Knill, J L (ed)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16956

ISBN: 0198545207

Condition: Fine


344pp, the page edges browning a very little with age. Illustrated dustjacket is priceclipped but otherwise complete. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. Written by professional geologists to provide an overview of the application of geology in the extractive and construction industries. View more info

Statistics for Business Decisions

By: Kurnow, Ernest and Glasser, Gerald J and Ottman, Frederick R

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Richard D Irwin: 1964

Seller ID: 16966

ISBN: 0471917559

Condition: Very Good


8th printing. A heavy book of 523pp with blue cloth covered boards. A clean copy. How to use statistics to make decisions. View more info

The Face of Australia The Shaping of a Continent

By: Laseron, Charles Francis and Jennings, J N

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Angus and Robertson: 1975

Seller ID: 16951

ISBN: 0207124094

Condition: Very Good


Third edition, revised and updated by J N Jennings. 206pp, complete illustrated dustjacket with a little wear to the ends of the spine. B + w illustrations. Gift inscription to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. A classic account of how the beauty and grandeur of the Australian landscape was formed by nature. View more info

The Central Namib Desert South West Africa

By: Logan, Richard F

Price: £26.50

Publisher: National Academy of Sciences: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16940

Condition: Very Good


162pp, blue soft covers with a little wear to the edge of the spine. Maps and b + w illustrations. Previous owner's name stamp to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. The geology, geomorphology etc of the Namib, and its animal life and human utilization View more info

Design with the Desert Conservation and Sustainable Development

By: Malloy, Richard and Brock, John and Floyd, Anthony and Livingston, Margaret and Webb, Robert E

Price: £52.00

Publisher: CRC Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16805

ISBN: 1439881359

Condition: As New


A large, heavy book of 586pp with colour illustrated laminated boards. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The natural and built environment of the American Southwest, including Phoenix, Tucson, Las Vegas, Albuquerque and El Paso, and development tools for a sustainable future for the region. View more info

An Outline of China's Physical Geography

By: Mei'E, Ren and Renzhang, Yang and Haosheng, Bao

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Beijing, Foreign Languages Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16902

Condition: Very Good


471pp, softback covers with a little damage to the top of the spine. Colour and b + w illustrations and fold out map. Gift inscription signed by Ren Mei'e to the title page, a light crease to one corner, otherwise internally clean. The regional variations in the geography of China, with special reference to farm production. View more info

Geography and Resource Analysis

By: Mitchell, Bruce

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Longman: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16912

ISBN: 0582487331

Condition: Very Good


399pp, illustrated soft covers with one light crease to the spine. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight copy. A clear account of modern resource management theory and practice, and how resource analysis has been influenced by, and has influenced, recent developments in geography. View more info

Historical Monitoring A Technical Report 1985

By: Monitoring and Assessment Research Centre

Price: £15.50

Publisher: MARC: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16924

ISBN: 0905918282

Condition: Very Good


320pp, the page edges browning a very little with age, with red soft covers. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight copy. The contents cover monitoring of sediments in the Great Lakes, Continental America and Europe, ice cores and snow, peat, tree rings, museum specimens, human remains etc. View more info