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Architecture in Context Contemporary Design Solutions Based on Environmental, Social and Cultural Identities
ISBN: HB: 9788416851720, Promopress, August 2018
240 pp., 30x24 cm, 250 colour illus., 140 black&white illus.
"Architecture in Context" analyzes the work of contemporary international architects through the presentation of projects that exemplify their architectural vision and their connection with the spaces with which they work. It explains how the interac...
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£32,00
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Weather: An Illustrated History From Cloud Atlases to Climate Change
ISBN: HB: 9781454921400, Sterling, June 2018
224 pp., 22.2x17.2 cm, illus.
Colourful and captivating, "Weather: An Illustrated History" traces the history of weather and meteorology from prehistory to today's headlines in accessible, bite-sized stories. The descriptions touch on such varied topics as Earth's first atmospher...
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£17,00
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Political Ecology System Change Not Climate Change
ISBN: PB: 9781551646510, ISBN: HB: 9781551646534, Black Rose Books, June 2018
224 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 3 figures
"System change not climate change!" This cry reverberated throughout the streets of Paris during 2015's heated COP21 climate negotiations. It was as much a demand as it was an indictment of the failure of existing political institutions to respond ad...
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Dangerous Years Climate Change, the Long Emergency, and the Way Forward
ISBN: PB: 9780300234602, ISBN: HB: 9780300222814, Yale University Press, May 2018
320 pp., 21x14 cm,
A leading environmental thinker takes a hard look at the obstacles and possibilities on the long road to sustainability This gripping, deeply thoughtful book considers future of civilization in the light of what we know about climate change and relat...
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£25,00
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Managing the Wild Stories of People and Plants and Tropical Forests
ISBN: HB: 9780300229332, Yale University Press, April 2018
208 pp., 21x14 cm, 23 black&white illus.
Drawn from ecologist Charles M. Peters's thirty-five years of fieldwork around the globe, these absorbing stories argue that the best solutions for sustainably managing tropical forests come from the people who live in them. As Peters says, "Local pe...
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£25,00
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Breakpoint Reckoning with America's Environmental Crises
ISBN: HB: 9780300179392, Yale University Press, April 2018
320 pp., 21x14 cm, 7 black&white illus.
Eminent ecologist Jeremy B. C. Jackson and award-winning journalist Steve Chapple traveled the length of the Mississippi River interviewing farmers, fishermen, scientists, and policymakers to better understand the mounting environmental problems rava...
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£20,00
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Land Bridges Ancient Environments, Plant Migrations, and New World Connections
ISBN: PB: 9780226544298, ISBN: HB: 9780226544151, University of Chicago Press, March 2018
288 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 88 halftones
Land bridges are the causeways of biodiversity. When they form, organisms are introduced into a new patchwork of species and habitats, forever altering the ecosystems into which they flow; and when land bridges disappear or fracture, organisms are se...
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£37,00
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£112,00
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Ecologies, Agents, Terrains
ISBN: PB: 9780300233162, Yale University Press, March 2018
300 pp., 24.1x17.8 cm, 150 colour illus.
The newest volume in the acclaimed Clark Studies in the Visual Arts series, this collection of essays explores the intrinsic connection between art and the environment. The romance and rejection of "nature" have always occupied places at the heart of...
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£22,00
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Burn Out The Endgame for Fossil Fuels
ISBN: PB: 9780300234480, ISBN: HB: 9780300225624, Yale University Press, March 2018
304 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm,
An energy revolution is under way with far-reaching consequences for nations, companies, and the way we address climate change. Low oil prices are sending shockwaves through the global economy, and longtime industry observer Dieter Helm explains how...
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Waste of a Nation Garbage and Growth in India
ISBN: HB: 9780674980600, Harvard University Press, March 2018
416 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 20 halftones, 4 maps, 4 charts, 9 tables
In India, you can still find the kabaadiwala, the rag-and-bone man. He wanders from house to house buying old newspapers, broken utensils, plastic bottles – anything for which he can get a little cash. This custom persists and recreates itself alongs...
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