Earth sciences

    Drawing Geological Structures

    By Jorn H. Kruhl

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    Despite the modern dominance of computer graphics programs and digital cameras, the ability todraw geological structures manually remains a necessity in academic geology and beyond. Drawings serve for quick and simple documentation in the field or at the microscope.

    Water Kingdom

    By Philip Ball

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    Selected as a Book of the Year by The Times and The EconomistChina's history is an epic tapestry of courtly philosophies, warring factions and imperial intrigue.

    Oceans: A Very Short Introduction

    By Dorrik Stow

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    Our oceans are hugely important, as a source of food and mineral wealth, as an environment for a vast variety of wildlife, for the role they play in climate regulation, and as part of the biogeochemical cycles of carbon, nitrogen, and other elements critical to life. Dorrik Stow explores what...

    RISINGTIDEFALLINGSTAR

    By Philip Hoare

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    Rich and strange from the tip of its title to its deep-sunk bones' Robert Macfarlane From the author of Leviathan, or, The Whale, comes a composite portrait of the subtle, beautiful, inspired and demented ways in which we have come to terms with our watery planet.

    Beyond the Map (from the author of Off the Map): Unruly enclaves, ghostly places, emerging lands and our search for new utopias

    By Alastair Bonnett

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    The world's unruly places, unmarked on any official map, are multiplying and changing fast. Alastair Bonnet presents the stories of these extraordinary places, all of which will challenge the very concept of place.

    Reading the Rocks: How Victorian Geologists Discovered the Secret of Life

    By Brenda Maddox

    Hardback £14.46

    A rich and exuberant group biography of the first geologists, the people who were first to excavate from the layers of the world its buried history. These first geologists were made up primarily, and inevitably, of gentlemen with the necessary wealth to support their interests, yet boosting their numbers, expanding...

    Coal Mining in the East Neuk of Fife

    By John McManus

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    Coal mining in Fife has an industrial history of four hundred years, although, in the East Neuk of Fife, despite many accessible and shallow deposits, the industry is long inactive. John McManus provides a survey of the geology and a history of the socio-economic factors that led to the rise...

    Mull, Iona & Ardnamurchan: Landscapes in Stone

    By Alan McKirdy

    Paperback £6.65

    The latest in a new series of books which explain how Scotland's scenery was made, why it looks the way it does today and how it has changed over millions of years

    Argyll & the Islands: Landscapes in Stone

    By Alan McKirdy

    Paperback £6.65

    The latest in a new series of books which explain how Scotland's scenery was made, why it looks the way it does today and how it has changed over millions of years

    Modeling of Atmospheric Chemistry

    By Daniel J. Jacob

    Hardback Save £8.39 = £61.60

    This book presents the fundamental principles, mathematical methods and applications of atmospheric chemistry models for graduate students and researchers.

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