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Minerals of Georgia: Their Properties and Occurrences
Minerals of Georgia: Their Properties and Occurrences
by Sarah L. Silkey
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Minerals of Georgia presents an illustrated, alphabetized record of every mineral (or mineral group) identified in the state. Under each entry is a county-by-county listing of every occurrence known, including both widespread species and obscure ones... (read more)

Available February 2016
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"T. Rex" and the Crater of Doom (Princeton Science Library)
"T. Rex" and the Crater of Doom (Princeton Science Library)
by Walter Alvarez
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Sixty-five million years ago, a comet or asteroid larger than Mount Everest slammed into the Earth, inducing an explosion equivalent to the detonation of a hundred million hydrogen bombs. Vaporized detritus blasted through the atmosphere upon impact... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Ancient Wyoming: A Dozen Lost Worlds Based on the Geology of the Bighorn Basin
Ancient Wyoming: A Dozen Lost Worlds Based on the Geology of the Bighorn Basin
by Kirk Johnson
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Ever wondered what the ground below you was like millions of years ago? Merging paleontology, geology, and artistry, Ancient Wyoming brings to life scenes from the distant past and provides fascinating details on the flora and fauna of the past three... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs: The Astounding Interconnectedness of the Universe
Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs: The Astounding Interconnectedness of the Universe
by Lisa Randall
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In this brilliant exploration of our cosmic environment, the renowned particle physicist and New York Times bestselling author of Warped Passages and Knocking on Heavens Door uses her research into dark matter to illuminate the startling connections... (read more)

Available October 2015
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The Story of Life in 25 Fossils: Tales of Intrepid Fossil Hunters and the Wonders of Evolution
The Story of Life in 25 Fossils: Tales of Intrepid Fossil Hunters and the Wonders of Evolution
by Donald R. Prothero
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"Despite his title, paleontologist Prothero (Evolution: What the Fossils Say and Why It Matters) eschews a narrow focus on 25 critical fossils to instead examine sets of fossils that demonstrate the bridges between divergent groups. As he makes clear... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Tambora: The Eruption That Changed the World
Tambora: The Eruption That Changed the World
by Gillen D. Wood
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"Gillen D'Arcy Wood's Tambora takes us on a fascinating journey through the world of 1815-17, when particles from the greatest volcanic eruption since the Ice Age lingered high in the atmosphere. This meticulously researched and beautifully written book... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Volcan de Colima: Managing the Threat (Active Volcanoes of the World)
Volcan de Colima: Managing the Threat (Active Volcanoes of the World)
by Nick Varley
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Volcán de Colima is an important volcano: it has frequent large Plinian or sub-Plinian eruptions; its activity frequently switches between various regimes, which provides the opportunity to study these transitions from their cause to their impact; and... (read more)

Available October 2015
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The Last Volcano: A Man, a Romance, and the Quest to Understand Nature's Most Magnificant Fury
The Last Volcano: A Man, a Romance, and the Quest to Understand Nature's Most Magnificant Fury
by John Dvorak
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Ranging from Yellowstone in Wyoming to Mount Pelee in the Caribbean, Bogoslof and Pavlov in Alaska, Sakurajima in Japan, and finally, the mighty Kilauea and Mauna Loa in Hawaii-- reveals the incredible journey of a man on a mission to understand the... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Dinosaur Footprints and Trackways of La Rioja (Life of the Past)
Dinosaur Footprints and Trackways of La Rioja (Life of the Past)
by Felix Perez-lorente
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During the Early Cretaceous, lakes, meandering streams, and flood plains covered the region where the current foothills of Rioja now exist. Today the area is known for its wine and for the dozens of sites where footprints and trackways of dinosaurs... (read more)

Available July 2015
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Coral Reefs: Secret Cities of the Sea
Coral Reefs: Secret Cities of the Sea
by Anne Shepphard
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Written by a reef ecology expert, this beautifully illustrated guide to coral reefs provides a timely reminder of the beauty and importance of these essential ecosystems Home to a quarter of all marine species, coral reefs are one of the most spectacular... (read more)

Available October 2015
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The Worst of Times: How Life on Earth Survived Eighty Million Years of Extinctions
The Worst of Times: How Life on Earth Survived Eighty Million Years of Extinctions
by Paul B. Wignall
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"Wignall covers everything from volcanic eruptions and the carbon cycle to climate reconstruction and the possible role the Pangea supercontinent may have played in these devastating events. This is a story well told."--Michael J. Benton, author of The... (read more)

Available September 2015
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The Geology of Uganda (Regional Geology Reviews)
The Geology of Uganda (Regional Geology Reviews)
by Robert Macdonald
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The book covers all geological and geoscience data produced to date in Uganda. In a regional and historical approach to the Geology of Uganda it includes references to the work of early geologists. Applied geoscience topics such as mineral deposits... (read more)

Available February 2016
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Geology of Russia (Regional Geology Reviews)
Geology of Russia (Regional Geology Reviews)
by Andrei K. Khudoley
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The Geology of Russia and Adjacent Areas overviews and synthesizes a wealth of recent isotopic, geochemical, seismic, paleomagnetic, stratigraphic, structural and other studies carried out by Russian and international research teams over the past few... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Natural Stone in the Built Environment: Resources, Use and Conservation
Natural Stone in the Built Environment: Resources, Use and Conservation
by Bernard Smith
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Fundamental and interdisciplinary textbook on natural stone properties, occurrence, exploration, use, decay and conservation. Primary information source for third level students and professionals using natural stone in the built environment. Indented for... (read more)

Available July 2015
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The Asian Monsoon (Springer Praxis Books / Environmental Sciences)
The Asian Monsoon (Springer Praxis Books / Environmental Sciences)
by Bin Wang
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Satellite observations and computing technology have advanced our understanding of the monsoon climate enormously in the last two decades. The second edition of this established and much lauded work provides an update of the knowledge gained over this... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Dynamics of Deformable Bodies: An Approximate Approach, with Applications to Solar System Bodies (Advances in Geophysical and Environmental Mechanics and Mathematics)
Dynamics of Deformable Bodies: An Approximate Approach, with Applications to Solar System Bodies (Advances in Geophysical and Environmental Mechanics and Mathematics)
by Ishan Sharma
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This book employs an approximate approach that can be systematically improved to investigate the statics and dynamics of deformable solid bodies. We apply these methods to investigate various phenomena encountered in planetary science that include... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Bio-Nano-Geo Sciences: The Future Challenge
Bio-Nano-Geo Sciences: The Future Challenge
by Alok Srivastava
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The book focuses on the opportunities and challenges facing science and technological research in India in the second decade of the 21st century. In particular, developments in the Bio-, Nano- and Geosciences are reported, covering topics as varied as... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Gems & Crystals: From One of the World's Great Collections
Gems & Crystals: From One of the World's Great Collections
by Anna S. Sofianides
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A classic book gets a new, redesigned, and sumptuous edition in celebration of its 25th anniversary. Updated and revised, Gems and Crystals showcases the museumand#39;s renowned collection and unlocks the science behind the dazzling properties of each... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Rockhounding Montana: A Guide to 100 of Montana's Best Rockhounding Sites (Rockhounding)
Rockhounding Montana: A Guide to 100 of Montana's Best Rockhounding Sites (Rockhounding)
by Montana Hodges
Available October 2015
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Active Volcanoes of the Southwest Indian Ocean: Piton de La Fournaise and Karthala (Active Volcanoes of the World)
Active Volcanoes of the Southwest Indian Ocean: Piton de La Fournaise and Karthala (Active Volcanoes of the World)
by Patrick Bachelery
Available October 2015
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