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    Ecology of High Altitude Waters

    By Olivier Dangles

    Paperback Save £2.10 = £35.89

    Despite the abundance of high altitude aquatic ecosystems in certain regions, their biology and ecology has never been summarized in detail. Although poorly considered in classical textbooks of ecology and limnology, these threatened and exploited habitats have much to offer existing aquatic ecological theories and applications.

    Art of Cartographics

    Hardback Save £9.54 = £20.46

    Cartographics is a stunning collection of maps designed in a unique way. Featuring geographical maps, fictional maps and fresh and innovative approaches to cultural, economic and political maps, it takes the reader on a journey across the globe.

    Drawing Geological Structures

    By Jorn H. Kruhl

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £27.95

    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.

    Finding Eden

    By Robin Hanbury-Tenison

    Hardback Save £4.74 = £13.25

    The story of the expedition that launched the global rainforest movement

    Extinct Birds

    By Julian P. Hume

    Hardback Save £9.54 = £50.46

    Extinct Birds was the first comprehensive review of the hundreds of the bird species and subspecies that have become extinct over the last 1,000 years of habitat degradation, over-hunting and rat introduction. It has become the standard text on this subject, covering both familiar icons of extinction as well as...

    Dun Cow Rib

    By John Lister-Kaye

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    A fascinating and powerful memoir from one of the founding fathers of nature writing and one of Britain's best-known naturalists and conservationists

    Marine Pollution

    By Christopher L. J. Frid

    Paperback Save £1.74 = £33.25

    This book provides an up-to-date account of the range of materials that constitute 'marine pollutants', their observed impacts, the management responses used to mitigate them, and the underlying science of how we measure their effects.

    In Their Place

    By Stephen Crossley

    Paperback Save £1.34 = £17.65

    A radical geography of the representation of impoverished communities in Britain

    Ecofeminism as Politics

    By Ariel Salleh

    Paperback Save £0.39 = £18.60

    Updates Ariel Salleh's landmark exploration of the relationship between feminism and ecology.

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