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AAAS Atlas of Population & Environment
AAAS Atlas of Population & Environment
by Paul Harris
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The AAAS Atlas of Population and Environment is an important analysis of the relationships between human population and the environment. Illustrating through text, maps, and diagrams how population factors such as rates of growth, density, movement, and... (read more)

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Antique Maps
Antique Maps
by Carl Moreland
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Antique Maps is now firmly established as a standard reference work. With information on the general historical background, details of all the major map makers and practical advice on collecting old maps, it provides an excellent introduction for the... (read more)

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From Resource Scarcity to Ecological Security: Exploring New Limits to Growth (Global Environment Accord Strategies for Sustainability and)
From Resource Scarcity to Ecological Security: Exploring New Limits to Growth (Global Environment Accord Strategies for Sustainability and)
by Dennis Pirages
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andlt;Pandgt;From Resource Scarcity to Ecological Security revisits the findings of The Global 2000 Report to the President -- commissioned by President Jimmy Carter in 1977 -- and presents an up-to-date overview, informed by the earlier projections, of... (read more)

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Mapping Hacks: Tips and Tools for Electronic Cartography
Mapping Hacks: Tips and Tools for Electronic Cartography
by Schuyler Erle and Rich Gibson and Jo Walsh
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Land use decisions affect our lives profoundly, but until recently, urban planning was the arcane craft of technocrats. This insightful book shows how you and other citizens can be involved at every step of the process with the help of free and... (read more)

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Empowering Electric and Gas Utilities with GIS
Empowering Electric and Gas Utilities with GIS
by Bill Meehan
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An easy-to-read narrative, this book demonstrates the trials and tribulations of a fictitious utility that ultimately is empowered by geographic information systems (GIS). Case studies are also incorporated that show how real companies rely on GIS to... (read more)

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Healthy Waters: What Every Health Professional Should Know about Water
Healthy Waters: What Every Health Professional Should Know about Water
by Mike Magee
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A physician examines the many aspects of water and how important it is in our lives.... (read more)

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You Are Here: From the Compass to GPS, the History and Future of How We Find Ourselves
You Are Here: From the Compass to GPS, the History and Future of How We Find Ourselves
by Hiawatha Bray
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The story of the rise of modern navigation technology, from radio location to GPS—and the consequent decline of privacy What does it mean to never get lost? You Are Here examines the rise of our technologically aided era of navigational omniscience&#... (read more)

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Mapmakers: The Story of the Great Pioneer on Cartography from Antiquity to the Space Age
Mapmakers: The Story of the Great Pioneer on Cartography from Antiquity to the Space Age
by John Noble Wilford
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A comprehensive history of cartography that traces the adventures, discoveries and feats of technical ingenuity by which man has succeeded in mapping the globe, moon and the planets. Photos.... (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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The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water
The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water
by Charles Fishman
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The water coming out of your kitchen tap is four billion years old and might well have been sipped by a Tyrannosaurus rex. Rather than only three states of water—liquid, ice, and vapor—there is a fourth, “molecular water,”... (read more)

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Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks
Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks
by Ken Jennings
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Ken Jennings's Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks is an intriguing (dare I say, captivating?) look into the realm of maps, geography, and cartophiles. Jennings writes remarkably well, infusing his engrossing subject with a... (read more)

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North America a Geographical Mosaic
North America a Geographical Mosaic
by Frederick W Boal
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The multi-layered, complex geography that characterizes the diverse region of North America has been forged by the interaction between man, past and present, and the physical environmental. This book captures the essence of such human and physical... (read more)

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Cartographic Treasures of the Newberry Library
Cartographic Treasures of the Newberry Library
by Newberry Library
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What makes a map a treasure? Cartographic Treasures of the Newberry Library is an extended meditation on this simple question that defines a simple answer. The maps in this catalogue were selected from the approximately 300,000 historic maps in Chicago's... (read more)

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GIS Tutorial: Workbook for ArcView 9, Third Edition
GIS Tutorial: Workbook for ArcView 9, Third Edition
by Wilpen L Gorr
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Updated for ArcView 9.3, GIS Tutorial: Workbook for ArcView 9, Third Edition, provides effective GIS training in an easy-to-follow format. By combining ArcGIS tutorials with self-study exercises intended to gradually build on basic skills, GIS Tutorial... (read more)

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Rereading Cultural Geography
Rereading Cultural Geography
by Kenneth Foote
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The geography of culture has held a sustained attraction for some of the most distinguished and promising geographers of the twentieth century. These notable voices have now been brought together to explore the cultural landscape in this fresh... (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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The Dynamics of Disaster
The Dynamics of Disaster
by Susan W Kieffer
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Humans persist in building centers of civilization in places of past disasters. We believe that our technology will protect us next time. Yet we rarely win these battles with the earth because we don’t understand natural disasters deeply enough... (read more)

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Geographer's Art
Geographer's Art
by Peter Haggett
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In The Geographer's Art, Peter Haggett expounds his view of the nature and purpose, philosophy and methodology of the discipline and practice of geography. Ranging over every aspect of the subject, he considers the attractions, opportunities and... (read more)

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The State of the American Empire: How the USA Shapes the World (State Of...)
The State of the American Empire: How the USA Shapes the World (State Of...)
by Stephen Burman
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"I applaud this long-awaited atlas. As a teacher of international and global studies I have been looking for such a volume--one that graphically represents some of the major impacts of the U.S. presence in the world order. This does a terrific job."—... (read more)

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The Oxford Dictionary of the World
The Oxford Dictionary of the World
by David Munro
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From Tintern Abbey to Timbuktu, Loch Ness to the Limpopo River, the ABC Islands to the Zuider Zee--Oxford's Dictionary of the World is a testament to the fascinating diversity of the planet Earth. Combining the expertise of one of the world's foremost... (read more)

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