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Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time
by Dava Sobel
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This smart little (5x7.5") book contains the engrossing story of John Harrison's (1693-1776) 40-year obsession with the "the longitude problem" which resulted in what is known today as the chronometer, a tool that finally made accurate ocean... (read more)

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Tapped Out: The Coming World Crisis in Water and What We Can Do about It
Tapped Out: The Coming World Crisis in Water and What We Can Do about It
by Paul Simon
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The book jacket indicates that the former senator and current director of the Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois U.- Carbondale considers this the most important of his 17 books. He not only lucidly poses the potentially catastrophic problem... (read more)

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Georeferencing: The Geographic Associations of Information (Digital Libraries and Electronic Publishing)
Georeferencing: The Geographic Associations of Information (Digital Libraries and Electronic Publishing)
by Linda L Hill
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andlt;Pandgt;Georeferencing--relating information to geographic location--has been incorporated into today's information systems in various ways. We use online services to map our route from one place to another; science, business, and government... (read more)

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AAAS Atlas of Population & Environment
AAAS Atlas of Population & Environment
by Paul Harris
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Paul Harrison's publications include The Greening of Africa (1987) and The Third Revolution (1992). He has also written extensively for various United Nations agencies. In 1998 he was awarded the United Nations Environment Programme's Global 500 Award... (read more)

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Tales of Water/Cuentos del Agua: A Child's View/Una Vision de Un Nino
Tales of Water/Cuentos del Agua: A Child's View/Una Vision de Un Nino
by Taco Anema
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Let the children inspire us to take action for a better and sustainable world for all!... (read more)

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Pillar of Sand: Can the Irrigation Miracle Last? (Environmental Alert Series)
Pillar of Sand: Can the Irrigation Miracle Last? (Environmental Alert Series)
by Sandra Postel
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For 6,000 years, irrigation has ranked among the most powerful tools of human advancement. The story of settled agriculture, the growth of cities, and the rise of early empires is, to no small degree, a story of controlling water to make the land more... (read more)

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Beyond Geography: The Western Spirit Against the Wilderness
Beyond Geography: The Western Spirit Against the Wilderness
by Frederick Turner
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First published in 1980, Beyond Geography continues to influence and impress its readers. This new edition, prepared for the Columbus quincentennial, includes a new introduction by T. H. Watkins and a new preface by the author. As the public debates... (read more)

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Bottlemania: How Water Went on Sale and Why We Bought It
Bottlemania: How Water Went on Sale and Why We Bought It
by Elizabeth Royte
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“An engaging investigation of an unexpectedly murky substance…After you read it you will sip warily from your water bottle.”—New York Times Book Review Bottled water is on the verge of becoming the most popular beverage in the... (read more)

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Rhumb Lines and Map Wars: A Social History of the Mercator Projection
Rhumb Lines and Map Wars: A Social History of the Mercator Projection
by Mark Monmonier
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"There is a story to be told here, and Mark Mo Brooks C. Pearson - Geographical... (read more)

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Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time
by Dava Sobel
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"An account of the man who developed the technology which allowed sailors to determine their longitude at sea. If you don't know where you are, it's hard to know where you're going, whether you've gotten there or if you've missed your target. If, while... (read more)

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Safe Water from Every Tap
Safe Water from Every Tap
by National Research Co
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Reviews the risks of violating drinking water standards and discusses ways to improve water service in small communities. Presents options for improving the management efficiency and financial stability of small-community water systems, and details... (read more)

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Last Oasis: Facing Water Scarcity
Last Oasis: Facing Water Scarcity
by Sandra Postel
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Postel, vice president for research of the Worldwatch Institute, examines the worldwide limits--ecological, economic, and political--of water, and discloses existing methods to make water go further, decreasing the likelihood of both scarcity and... (read more)

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Firefly Geography Dictionary
Firefly Geography Dictionary
by Firefly Books
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Covering major terms used in physical, human, and environmental geography, this pocket (5x8) dictionary contains some 1,500 brief definitions and longer entries for readers of all levels. Some 130 color illustrations expand on concepts described in... (read more)

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Red Delta: Fighting for Life at the End of the Colorado River
Red Delta: Fighting for Life at the End of the Colorado River
by Charles Bergman
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The powerful story of the delta's restored natural diversity with clear information on the "river of law" that governs water allotments to it.... (read more)

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Fundamentals of Geographic Informati 1ST Edition
Fundamentals of Geographic Informati 1ST Edition
by Michael N Demers
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This informative book on the principles of geographic information systems (GIS) interweaves the idea of geographic inquiry and spatial discovery throughout. It provides a comprehensive and accessible look at GIS without burdening the reader with an... (read more)

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Rediscovering Geography New Relevance for Science & Society
Rediscovering Geography New Relevance for Science & Society
by Rediscovering Geogra
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A broad overview of geography's renewed importance, which uses discussions and case studies to illustrate the use of its methodologies in studies of international trade, environmental change, information infrastructure, the condition of cities, and... (read more)

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Basic Skills Map Skills Grade 4 (99 Edition)
Basic Skills Map Skills Grade 4 (99 Edition)
by Kennedy
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Go beyond memorizing names and borders. Explore new routes to learning about maps. Map Skills--Grade 4 journeys from reviewing the compass rose to using a map scale and lines of latitude and longitude.... (read more)

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Western Times & Water Wars: State/Culture/Rebellion in Cal
Western Times & Water Wars: State/Culture/Rebellion in Cal
by John Walton
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John Walton is Professor of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of California, Davis.... (read more)

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That's Not in My Geography Book: A Compilation of Little-Known Facts
That's Not in My Geography Book: A Compilation of Little-Known Facts
by Kate Kelly
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The latest in the series that includes best-selling That's Not in My American History Book and That's Not in My Science Book, this book brings geography to life exploring the who behind the discovery of various lands and the what behind how our world... (read more)

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Six Billion Plus: Population Issues in the Twenty-First Century (Human Geography in the New Millennium)
Six Billion Plus: Population Issues in the Twenty-First Century (Human Geography in the New Millennium)
by K Bruce Newbold
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Bringing a geographical and global perspective to population growth, this concise volume considers its implications for public policy, the AIDS epidemic, immigration, refugee flows, resource scarcity, and conflict. Five key demographic forces are... (read more)

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