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Truths Among Us: Conversations on Building a New Culture
Truths Among Us: Conversations on Building a New Culture
by Derrick Jensen
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From acclaimed author Derrick Jensen comes a prescient, thought-provoking collection of interviews with 10 leading writers, philosophers, teachers, and activists who argue against society's belief that corporations and governments know what is best... (read more)

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Unbowed: A Memoir (Vintage)
Unbowed: A Memoir (Vintage)
by Wangari Maathai
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Air Pollution: Its Origin and Control
Air Pollution: Its Origin and Control
by Kenneth Wark, Jr.
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A truly classic air pollution piece, this book is suitable for a variety of engineers and scientists who wish to gain an introduction to the field of air pollution. Known for its detailed development and application of equations, the book emphasizes an... (read more)

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Nature By Design : People, Natural Process, and Ecological Restoration (03 Edition)
Nature By Design : People, Natural Process, and Ecological Restoration (03 Edition)
by Eric Higgs
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Ecological restoration is the process of repairing human damage to ecosystems. It involves reintroducing missing plants and animals, rebuilding soils, eliminating hazardous substances, ripping up roads, and returning natural processes such as fire and... (read more)

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Biopiracy : the Plunder of Nature and Knowledge (97 Edition)
Biopiracy : the Plunder of Nature and Knowledge (97 Edition)
by Vandana Shiva
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In this intelligently argued and principled book, internationally renowned Third World environmentalist Vandana Shiva exposes the latest frontier of the North's ongoing assault against the South's biological and other resources. Since the land, the... (read more)

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Environmental Chemodynamics: Movement of Chemicals in Air, Water, and Soil (Environmental Science & Technology)
Environmental Chemodynamics: Movement of Chemicals in Air, Water, and Soil (Environmental Science & Technology)
by Louis J. Thibodeaux
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A revised edition of Chemodynamics (1979). A textbook on the fate and transport of chemicals in the natural environment, for senior and first-year graduate students in engineering and chemistry. This revised and updated edition adds new sections on... (read more)

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Eaarth
Eaarth
by Bill McKibben
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Twenty years ago, with The End of Nature, Bill McKibben offered one of the earliest warnings about global warming. Those warnings went mostly unheeded; now, he insists, we need to acknowledge that we've waited too long, and that massive change is not... (read more)

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A Window on Eternity: A Biologist's Walk Through Gorongosa National Park [With DVD]
A Window on Eternity: A Biologist's Walk Through Gorongosa National Park [With DVD]
by Edward O Wilson
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andlt;iandgt;A Window on Eternityandlt;/iandgt; is a stunning book of splendid prose and gorgeous photography about one of the biologically richest places in Africa and perhaps in the world. Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique was nearly destroyed in a... (read more)

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Green, Inc.: An Environmental Insider Reveals How a Good Cause Has Gone Bad
Green, Inc.: An Environmental Insider Reveals How a Good Cause Has Gone Bad
by Christine Macdonald
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“No matter if the science of global warming is all phony… climate change provides the greatest opportunity to bring about justice and equality in the world.” --Christine Stewart, former Canadian Minister of the EnvironmentAn angry... (read more)

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Blessed Unrest: How the Largest Movement in the World Came Into Being and Why No One Saw It Coming
Blessed Unrest: How the Largest Movement in the World Came Into Being and Why No One Saw It Coming
by Paul Hawken
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Feeling crushed beneath the weight of ominous news, borderline-apocalyptic statistics, and global warming alerts that offer no recourse but panic? Paul Hawken's Blessed Unrest is the book you've been waiting for. Here is a call to arms with concrete... (read more)

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Endgame, Volume 1: The Problem of Civilization
Endgame, Volume 1: The Problem of Civilization
by Derrick Jensen
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CRC Marine Science #35: Climate Change and Coastal Ecosystems: Long-Term Effects of Climate and Nutrient Loading on Trophic Organization
CRC Marine Science #35: Climate Change and Coastal Ecosystems: Long-Term Effects of Climate and Nutrient Loading on Trophic Organization
by Robert J. Livingston.
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A comprehensive science book based on 45 years of Gulf Coast research at Florida State University, this volume documents the long-term effects of climate change on rivers, estuaries, and coasts (where both most wildlife and most human beings live... (read more)

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Who Rules the Earth?: How Social Rules Shape Our Planet and Our Lives
Who Rules the Earth?: How Social Rules Shape Our Planet and Our Lives
by Paul F. Steinberg
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Worldwide, half a million people die from air pollution each year — more than perish in all wars combined. One in every five mammal species on the planet is threatened with extinction. Our climate is warming, our forests are in decline, and every... (read more)

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A World Without Ice
A World Without Ice
by Henry Pollack
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A cowinner of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize offers a clear-eyed explanation of the planet's imperiled ice. Much has been written about global warming, but the crucial relationship between people and ice has received little focus-until now. As one of the... (read more)

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Tropical Nature: Life and Death in the Rain Forest of Central and South America
Tropical Nature: Life and Death in the Rain Forest of Central and South America
by Adrian Forsyth
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Scientific American In 17 chapters, each a brief essay on tropical nature observed, these two young field biologists have made a model of contemporary natural history, cheerfully speculative, concerned as much with large pattern as with diversity... (read more)

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Ogallala Blue: Water and Life on the Great Plains
Ogallala Blue: Water and Life on the Great Plains
by William Ashworth
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An environmental and natural history writer based in Ashland, Oregon, Ashworth discusses the Ogallala aquifer, which lies just below the semi-arid High Plains of North America in the rain shadow of the Rocky Mountains from South Dakota south to the... (read more)

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On the Edge: The State and Fate of the World's Tropical Rainforests
On the Edge: The State and Fate of the World's Tropical Rainforests
by Claude Martin
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In 1972, The Limits to Growth introduced the idea that world resources are limited. Soon after, people became aware of the threats to the worldand#8217;s rainforests, the biggest terrestrial repositories of biodiversity and essential regulators of global... (read more)

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Don't Trust, Don't Fear, Don't Beg: The Extraordinary Story of the Arctic 30
Don't Trust, Don't Fear, Don't Beg: The Extraordinary Story of the Arctic 30
by Ben Stewart
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Melting ice, a military arms race, the rush to exploit resources at any cost—the Arctic is now the stage on which our future will be decided. And as temperatures rise and the ice retreats, Vladimir Putin orders Russias oil rigs to move north. But... (read more)

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Principles of Ecotoxicology (4TH 12 Edition)
Principles of Ecotoxicology (4TH 12 Edition)
by C.h. Walker
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Now in its fourth edition, this exceptionally accessible text provides students with a multidisciplinary perspective and a grounding in the fundamental principles required for research in toxicology today. Its concisesness and readability makes it highly... (read more)

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Seeing Green: The Use and Abuse of American Environmental Images
Seeing Green: The Use and Abuse of American Environmental Images
by Finis Dunaway
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American environmentalism is defined by its icons: the and#147;Crying Indian,and#8221; who shed a tear in response to litter and pollution; the cooling towers of Three Mile Island, site of a notorious nuclear accident; the sorrowful spectacle of oil... (read more)

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