Deltas, estuaries, coastal regions

    Island in Imagination and Experience

    By Barry Smith

    Hardback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Revealing the most fascinating stories of Earth's half a million islands, this book considers the unique geography, politics and economics of islands and their cultures. It traces their singular place in literature, religion and philosophy, and disentangles the myths and the facts to reveal why islands exert an insistent grip...

    Field Guide to Long Island Sound

    By Patrick J. Lynch

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £19.46

    A lavishly illustrated and long-overdue guidebook to the rich natural history of Long Island Sound and its coastlines, a region beloved by millions of people

    Meeting of Land and Sea

    By David R. Foster

    Hardback Save £2.04 = £27.96

    An eminent ecologist shows how an iconic New England island has been shaped by nature and human history, and how its beloved landscape can be protected

    Handbook Of Scotland's Coasts

    By Fi Martynoga

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    This handbook offers an inspirational resource for those who want to discover more about the thousands of miles of Scotland's spectacular coastline - from its stunning geology and diverse marine and bird life to its coastal culture, with its fishing ports, fresh cuisine, arts communities, ancient monuments and colourful local...

    Risk and Management of Current and Future Storm Surges

    Hardback Save £33.54 = £56.46

    A Korean study suggests that future global warming may not always lead to an increase in the number of intense cyclones or the magnitude of associated storm surges.Past and recent storm surges arising at the dune coast of France call for improved assessment and management of a growing flood risk...

    Down by the Bay: San Francisco\'s History between the Tides

    By Matthew Morse Booker

    Hardback Save £5.52 = £14.43

    San Francisco Bay is the largest and most productive estuary on the Pacific Coast of North America. Focusing on human inhabitation of the Bay since Ohlone times, this title reveals the ongoing role of nature in shaping that history.

    Coastal Erosion and Protection in Europe: A Comprehensive Overview

    Hardback Save £13.50 = £106.50

    Climate change is now creating enhanced risks of coastal erosion through storms and rising sea levels. This text provides a comprehensive review of the entire coastline of Europe, and provides a comparative analysis of the various erosion problems and solutions from across the continent.

    Sand Dune Conservation, Management and Restoration

    By J.P. Doody

    Hardback Save £15.54 = £74.46

    This second publication in a series by the same author examines human influence on sand dunes in the main temperate coastal habitats. The volume explores the latest management options as well as their likely socio-economic and environmental outcomes.

    Coastal Geomorphology

    By Eric Bird

    Paperback £44.96

    Coastal Geomorphology, Second Edition is a comprehensive and systematic introduction to this subject and demonstrates the dynamic nature of coastal landforms, providing a background for analytical planning and management strategies in coastal areas that are subject to continuing changes.

    Suffolk's Defended Shore

    By Cain Hegarty

    Paperback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Presents an illustrated history of the development of military defences on the Suffolk coast using data collected as part of the English Heritage national survey. This survey included examination of modern and historic aerial photographs.

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