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Annals Of the Former World

Annals Of the Former World

by John McPhee

Annals of the Former World is a book on geology written by John McPhee and published in 1998 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. It won the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction. The book presents a geological history of North America, and was researched and written over the course of two decades beginning in 1978."Most mountain ranges around the world are the result of compression, of segments of the earth's crust being brought together, bent, mashed, thrust and folded, squeezed up into the sky-- the... Read more about this item
Assembling California

Assembling California

by John McPhee

At various times in a span of fifteen years, John McPhee made geological field surveys in the company of Eldridge Moores, a tectonicist at the University of California at Davis. The result of these trips is Assembling California, a cross-section in human and geologic time, from Donner Pass in the Sierra Nevada through the golden foothills of the Mother Lode and across the Great Central Valley to the wine country of the Coast Ranges, the rock of San Francisco, and the San Andreas family of faults. The two... Read more about this item
Ecology

Ecology

by Krebs Charles J

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Encounters With the Archdruid

Encounters With the Archdruid

by John McPhee

Encounters with the Archdruid is a narrative nonfiction book by author John McPhee. The book is split into three parts, each covering environmentalist David Brower's confrontations with his ideological enemies. The book chronicles his struggles against miners, developers and finally the United States Bureau of Reclamation. McPhee blurs traditional journalism, the reporting of facts and accounting of events, with thematic elements more common to fiction. Throughout the work is devised to the contrasting... Read more about this item
Ecology Of Fear

Ecology Of Fear

by Mike Davis

A former meatcutter and long-distance truck driver, Mike Davis has taught urban theory at the Southern California Institute of Architecture, was a fellow at the Getty Institute, and was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship.  He is the author of Prisoners of the American Dream and City of Quartz.  He was born in Fontana, a suburb of Los Angeles, and now lives in Pasadena.
The End Of Nature

The End Of Nature

by Bill McKibben

Bill McKibben has written several hundred pieces for The New Yorker. His writings on nature have also appeared in The New York Review of Books, The New York Times, Rolling Stone, and other national publications. He and his wife live in the Adirondack Mountains of New York.
Ecology

Ecology

by Manuel Molles

Includes index.
De Re Metallica

De Re Metallica

by Georgius Agricola

De re metallica (Latin for On the Nature of Metals) is a book cataloguing the state of the art of mining, refining, and smelting metals, published in 1556. The author was Georg Bauer, whose pen name was the Latinized Georgius Agricola. The book remained the authoritative text on mining for 180 years after its publication. Agricola had spent nine years in the Bohemian town of Joachimsthal, now in the Czech Republic. (Joachimsthal is famous for its silver mines and the origin of the word "Thaler.
Environmental Geology

Environmental Geology

by Carla W Montgomery

Includes index.
Design For the Real World

Design For the Real World

by Victor Papanek

The Ecology Of Freedom

The Ecology Of Freedom

by Murray Bookchin

Gemstones Of North America

Gemstones Of North America

by John Sinkankas

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

by George Frederick Kunz

Changes In the Land

Changes In the Land

by William Cronon

Ecological Imperialism

Ecological Imperialism

by Alfred W Crosby

Death Of Nature

Death Of Nature

by Carolyn Merchant

Design With Nature

Design With Nature

by Ian L McHarg

A Land

A Land

by Jacquetta Hawkes

The Earth Through Time

The Earth Through Time

by Harold L Levin

Pebbles On the Beach

Pebbles On the Beach

by Clarence Ellis

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Gemstones Of the World -- Revised and Expanded Edition

by Walter Schumann

English translation of: Edelsteine und Schmucksteine.

Includes index.

Earth Science Books & Ephemera

Economic Geology

Economic Geology

by Ries, Heinrich

Elements Of Structural Geology

Elements Of Structural Geology

by Hills, E Sherbon

Eruptive Rocks

Eruptive Rocks

by Shand, S James

Dating the Past

Dating the Past

by Zeuner, Frederick E

Stress and Strain: Basic Concepts of Continuum Mechanics for Geologists

Stress and Strain: Basic Concepts of Continuum Mechanics for Geologists

by Winthrop Dickinson Means

New. New Book; Fast Shipping from UK; Not signed; Not First Edition; The Stress and Strain: Basic Concepts of Continuum Mechanics for Geologists.
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A$153.29
Geological Structures and Moving Plates

Geological Structures and Moving Plates

by R.G. Park

New. New Book; Fast Shipping from UK; Not signed; Not First Edition; The Geological Structures and Moving Plates.
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A$221.24
Growing Trees On Australian Farms

Growing Trees On Australian Farms

by Alan Brown & Norman Hall

1968. First edition. Hardcover. Ex-Private Collection, stamped/very good. 397pp coloured and b&w illustrations;clean and tight, 2 private collection stamps, Very Good; excellently kept dw to which clear protective over-cover is taped inside
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A$23.36
Ecology of Heathlands.

Ecology of Heathlands.

by Gimingham, C.H

Chapman and Hall., 1976. 1st. Pbk. Ed.. pp.xv, 266 with b/w. photos. and text figs. 8vo. Thor. vg. softback of this classic text.
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A$42.71
Surface Water Supply of the United States 1907-8: Part XI California.

Surface Water Supply of the United States 1907-8: Part XI California.

by Clapp, W. B. and W. F. Martin

Washington.: Government Printing Office., 1910. Softcover, orange printed wraps. . Good plus, spine is faded and worn, ink mark on cover.. 23x14.5 cm. .
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A$34.47
OCCASIONAL PAPERS ON THE THEORY OF GLACIERS NOW FIRST COLLECTED AND  CHRONOLOGICALLY ARRANGED A PREFATORY NOTE ON THE RECENT PROGRESS AND  PRESENT ASPECT OF THE THEORY

OCCASIONAL PAPERS ON THE THEORY OF GLACIERS NOW FIRST COLLECTED AND CHRONOLOGICALLY ARRANGED A PREFATORY NOTE ON THE RECENT PROGRESS AND PRESENT ASPECT OF THE THEORY

by Forbes, James D

Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black. Good+. 1859. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue publisher's cloth with gilt title on spine. (xxix) 278pp. Covers with some shelf wear. Spine color lightly faded, ends rubbed..A few lightly foxed pages. Illustrated with 9 plates (one folding) including chromolithographic frontispiece and many text engravings. Geology; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 278 pages .
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A$497.84
Mineralogy -- an introduction to the scientific study of minerals

Mineralogy -- an introduction to the scientific study of minerals

by Henry A Miers

1902 h/b b&w photos & diagrams + 2 col plates, 584pp EX-LIBRARY POOR Complete & sound enough but badly stained lower third of text-block (ex previous water damage now dry though wrinkled and without any adhesion of pages and all fully readable, worst in lower margin only with some lighter discolouration beached upwards) and a college ex-library stamp on title-page - not pretty, but serviceable as reading/working copy -- POOR Mineralogy - study of minerals (1902 POOR COPY)
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A$30.84
Guidebook of the Border Region  Twentieth Field Conference

Guidebook of the Border Region Twentieth Field Conference

by Cordoba, Diego, Sherman A. Wengerd, Joh Shomaker (Editors)

New Mexico Geological Sociey, 1969 10, 218 pp. plus advertising pages with b/w photographs, charts and maps throughout plus 2 folded maps in a pocket affixed inside back cover. Endpapers are printed with red half-toned maps. Text is clean, tight, bright and unmarked. Red and white cloth boards with black titles and insignia is tight and bright and structurally sound with some surface and corner wear.. Ist Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8.75" 11.25".
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A$36.76
ECOLOGY OF FEAR: Los Angeles and the Imagination of Disaster

ECOLOGY OF FEAR: Los Angeles and the Imagination of Disaster

by Davis, Mike

New York: Metropolitan Books, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. Signed by the author on the title page. In this controversial tour de force of scholarship, unsparing vision, and inspired writing, Davis (1946-2022) revisits Los Angeles as a Book of the Apocalypse theme park. By brilliantly juxtaposing L.A.'s fragile natural ecology with its disastrous environmental and social history, he compellingly shows a city deliberately put in harm's way by land developers, builders, and politicians,... Read more about this item
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A$191.48
Treatise on a Section of the Strata, A; From Newcastle-Upon-Tyne to Cross Fell, with remarks on Mineral Veins; also, tables of the strata in Northumberland, Durham, Yorkshire, Derbyshire, West Cumberland, and Fifeshire; to which is added, a treatise on the discovery, the opening, and the working of lead mines, and the dressing and smelting of lead ores

Treatise on a Section of the Strata, A; From Newcastle-Upon-Tyne to Cross Fell, with remarks on Mineral Veins; also, tables of the strata in Northumberland, Durham, Yorkshire, Derbyshire, West Cumberland, and Fifeshire; to which is added, a treatise on the discovery, the opening, and the working of lead mines, and the dressing and smelting of lead ores

by Forster, Westgarth

Andrew Reid; Newcastle-Upon-Tyne., 1883. Revised and corrected by the Rev. W. Nall. . Hard. Fair. 8vo. 8 3/4".. Illustrated with fold-out plates and figures.. Fair. Publishers covers are a little edge-worn and are damp-stained and slightly to endpapers and page edges also. Hinges cracked. Gift inscription neatly penned to half-title page. Minor foxing to outermost leaves. Smells a touch musty.
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A$93.19
Fossils: How to Find and Identify Over 300 Genera (Hamlyn practical guides)

Fossils: How to Find and Identify Over 300 Genera (Hamlyn practical guides)

by Moody, Richard

Hamlyn, 1986-03-28. Hardcover. Good. 8x5x1. Creasing and fading to spine. Same day dispatch (Mon- Fri) from the UK if ordered by 1pm.
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A$5.82
Roadside Geology of Idaho (Roadside Geology Series)

Roadside Geology of Idaho (Roadside Geology Series)

by david D. Alt; Donald W. Hyndman

Missoula, MT: Mountain Press. 7th printing. Light edge wear, clean copy. . Very Good. Soft cover. 2001.
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A$12.25
Drift Exploration in Glaciated Terrain.

Drift Exploration in Glaciated Terrain.

by McClenaghan, M.B. etal., editors

London.: The Geological Society., 2001. 1st Edition.. Glossy pictorial boards.. Very good, ink name to ffep, bookplate to pastedown.. 25.5x17.5 cm.. weight: 2.0 lb. Numerous illustrations.
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A$49.02
Elements of Structural Geology (Science Paperbacks)

Elements of Structural Geology (Science Paperbacks)

by Hills, E. S

Paperback. Good.
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A$4.12
Radioisotopes in Hydrology: Proceedings of a Symposium, Tokyo, 5-9 March 1963.

Radioisotopes in Hydrology: Proceedings of a Symposium, Tokyo, 5-9 March 1963.

by International Atomic Energy Agency

Vienna.: International Atomic Energy Agency ., 1963.. 1st edition.. Hardcover, blue cloth, gilt titles. . Ex-library with scattered stamps, no other markings, otherwise very good in a good plus dust jacket. . 8vo.. Errata slip laid in.
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A$68.93
Ecology and Environmental Management.

Ecology and Environmental Management.

by Park, C.C

Butterworths., 1981. pp.272 with figs. VG. in illus. boards.
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A$19.41
Western Geological Excursions, Volume 4: 1984 annual Meetings of the Geological Society of America.

Western Geological Excursions, Volume 4: 1984 annual Meetings of the Geological Society of America.

by Lintz, Joseph Jr., editor

Reno. : Mackay School of Mines. , 1984. White printed wraps, no spine title. . A very good copy.. 27.5x21 cm. . Heavy book, may require extra shipping. weight: 3.0 lb.
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A$57.44
Applied Geostatistics for Reservoir Characterization

Applied Geostatistics for Reservoir Characterization

by Kelkar, Mohan, Ph.D.; Perez, Godofredo

Society of Petroleum, 2002.. 2002. Softcover. 4to. softcover. 264pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. .
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A$106.40
Elements of Geology

Elements of Geology

by Charles Lyell

Paperback / softback. New. Between 1830 and 1833, Charles Lyell (1797-1875) published his three-volume Principles of Geology (also reissued in this series). He originally intended some of the present work, first published in 1838, to be a supplement to the influential Principles, later expanding it to serve as a general introduction to geology.
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A$89.36
Geologic Map of the Moores Station Quadrangle, Nye County, Nevada; Map I-756

Geologic Map of the Moores Station Quadrangle, Nye County, Nevada; Map I-756

by Ekren, E. B., Hinrichs, E. N., Quinlivan, W. D. and Hoover, D. L

Washington, D. C.: U. S. Geological Survey, 1973. Miscellaneous Geologic Investigations. brown envelope, 1:48,000, large folded map. near fine.
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A$39.83A$31.86
Geological Maps: An Introduction

Geological Maps: An Introduction

by Alex Maltman

New. New Book; Fast Shipping from UK; Not signed; Not First Edition; The Geological Maps: An Introduction.
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A$95.05
Principles of Geology: v. 1

Principles of Geology: v. 1

by Charles Lyell

Paperback / softback. New.
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A$83.73
Les Volcans et Les Tremblements De Terre.

Les Volcans et Les Tremblements De Terre.

by Fuchs, K

Paris.: Librairie Germer Baillière., 1876. Brown cloth, gilt cover title, blind ruled borders,. Good, spine faded, hinges weak, marginal dampstain.. 8vo., 22x13.5 cm.. weight: 1.3 lb. One fold-out color world map showing areas of seismic activity.
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A$61.27
Deltaic Sedimentation Modern and Ancient  (Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists - Special Publication No. 15)

Deltaic Sedimentation Modern and Ancient (Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists - Special Publication No. 15)

by Morgan, James P. (editor)

Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition. Based on a Symposium Sponsored by the Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists. Maps, photographs, charts, graphs, chapter references, three fold-outs. Book in excellent condition - tail of spine lightly bumped, previous owner's name stamped on top of first page. A very handsome copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 312 pp.... Read more about this item
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A$22.98
Roadside Geology of Texas

Roadside Geology of Texas

by Darwin R. Spearing

Mountain Press Publishing Company, Incorporated, 1991. Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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A$13.76