Geography

    Spatial Analysis of Coastal Environments

    By Sarah Hamylton

    Hardback Save £4.51 = £40.48

    This book covers the spatial analytical tools needed to map, monitor and explain or predict coastal features. Presenting empirical geographical approaches using recent technological developments, while providing detailed case studies on a range of coastal environments, it is an ideal resource for undergraduates studying spatial science.

    In the Land of Giants

    By Gabi Martinez

    Hardback £14.46

    Reminiscent of Into The Wild, In the Land of Giants goes in search of a charismatic, enigmatic adventurer who lost his life on a mysterious quest through one of the most hostile landscapes on earth.

    Jungle of Stone

    By William Carlsen

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    New York Times Bestseller Expeditions * THE "MASTERFUL CHRONICLE"* OF THE DISCOVERY OF THE LEGENDARY LOST CIVILIZATION OF THE MAYA--AN "ADVENTURE TALE THAT MAKES INDIANA JONES LOOK TAME"*In 1839, rumors of extraordinary yet baffling stone ruins buried within the unmapped jungles of Central America reached two of the world's most...

    Strange Labyrinth

    By Will Ashon

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    In litter-strewn Epping Forest on the edge of London, might a writer find that magical moment of transcendence? He will certainly discover filthy graffiti and frightening dogs, as well as world-renowned artists and fading celebrities, robbers, lovers, ghosts and poets. But will he find himself? Or a version of himself...

    When Things Become Property

    By Johannes Stahl

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £21.18

    Governments have conferred ownership titles to many citizens throughout the world in an effort to turn things into property. Almost all elements of nature have become the target of property laws, from the classic preoccupation with land to more ephemeral material, such as air and genetic resources. When Things Become...

    Geographic Knowledge Infrastructure

    By Robert Laurini

    Hardback Save £13.33 = £65.62

    Geographic Knowledge Engineering: Applications to Territorial Intelligence and Smart Cities studies the specific nature of geographic knowledge and the structure of geographic knowledge bases. Geographic relations, ontologies, gazetteers and rules are detailed as the basic components of such bases, and these rules are defined to develop our understanding of the...

    Geographies of Fashion

    By Louise Crewe

    Paperback Save £3.04 = £18.95

    Clothes are inherently geographical objects, yet few of us consider the social and economic significance of their journey from design to production to consumption. The Geographies of Fashion is the first in-depth study of fashion economies from a geographer's perspective, exploring the complex relationship between our attachment to the clothes...

    Revisiting Divisions of Labour

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    This collection revisits Ray Pahl's 1984 sociology classic, combining excerpts from the original with assessments by leading researchers of how and why the book has stood the test of time as a study that fundamentally re-thinks our understanding of 'work'. -- .

    Ice Ghosts: The Epic Hunt for the Lost Franklin Expedition

    By Paul Watson

    Hardback Save £3.04 = £18.95

    The true story of the greatest mystery of Arctic exploration-and the rare mix of marine science and Inuit knowledge that led to the shipwreck's recent discovery.

    Place and Phenomenology

    Paperback £26.22

    This book offers an accessible presentation of phenomenological approaches to place that draws valuable connections between different disciplines that focus on and investigate questions of place.

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