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  • Guns, Germs And Steel
    Guns, Germs And Steel (English, Paperback) Jared Diamond

    'A book of big questions, and big answers' Yuval Noah Harari, bestselling author of SapiensWITH A NEW AFTERWORD FROM THE AUTHOR Why has human history unfolded so differently across the globe? An ambitious synthesis of history, biology, ecology and linguistics, Guns, Germs and Steel remains a ground-breaking and humane work of popular science.

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  • Lean Logic
    Lean Logic (English, Hardback) David Fleming

    Lean Logic is David Fleming's masterpiece, the product of more than thirty years' work and a testament to the creative brilliance of one of Britain's most important intellectuals....

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  • ReWild
    ReWild (English, Hardback) Nick Baker

    "An ingenious and invigorating insight into the essential wildness within us all." - Chris Packham ...

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  • River of Life, River of Death
    River of Life, River of Death (English, Hardback) Victor Mallet

    India is killing the Ganges, and the Ganges in turn is killing India. Victor Mallet traces the holy river from source to mouth, and from ancient times to the present day, to find that the battle to rescue what is arguably the world's most important river is far from lost.

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  • Call of Nature
    Call of Nature (English, Hardback) Richard Jones

    Journey through the digestive systems of humans, farm and wild animals, and meet some of nature's ultimate recyclers as they eat, breed in and compete for dung. The fall of bodily waste onto the ground is the start of a race against the clock as a multitude of dung-feeders and scavengers consume this rich food source.

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  • Seeking Spatial Justice
    Seeking Spatial Justice (English, Paperback) Edward W. Soja

    In 1996, the Los Angeles Bus Riders Union, a grassroots advocacy organization, won a historic legal victory against the city's Metropolitan Transit Authority. The resulting consent decree forced the MTA for a period of ten years to essentially reorient the mass transit system to better serve the city's poorest residents. A stunning reversal of conventional governance and planning in urban America,...

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  • Living in Denial
    Living in Denial (English, Paperback) Kari Marie Norgaard

    An analysis of why people with knowledge about climate change often fail to translate that knowledge into action.

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  • How to Live Off-Grid
    How to Live Off-Grid (Paperback) Nick Rosen

    Off-grid: a place, building or person without mains water or power. Static or mobile - in a house or a hut, a boat or a camper van - to live off-grid is all about loosending the ties that bind us to teh fmailiar world of commuting, mortgages, no time and fast food, in order to rediscover our place in the natural world.

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  • Earth Matters
    Earth Matters (English, Hardback) Richard D. Bardgett

    Earth Matters describes the importance of soil, the many ways in which we depend on it, and how humans have worked with the soil throughout history. Exploring the reasons for increasing recognition and respect for soil even among town and city dwellers, Bardgett concludes with a look at current efforts to stop widespread soil degradation.

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  • The Worst of Times
    The Worst of Times (English, Paperback) Paul B. Wignall

    Two hundred sixty million years ago, life on Earth suffered wave after wave of cataclysmic extinctions, with the worst wiping out nearly every species on the planet. The Worst of Times delves into the mystery behind these extinctions and sheds light on the fateful role the primeval supercontinent, known as Pangea, might have played in causing these global catastrophes. Drawing on the latest...

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  • Base of the Pyramid 3.0
    Base of the Pyramid 3.0 (English, Paperback) Fernando Casado Caneque

    In this ground-breaking new book, Stuart L. Hart and Fernando Casado Caneque have worked with members of the BoP Global Network to shake the tree, look objectively at what has happened since 2002, highlight why earlier applications of BoP haven't worked and propose new objectives and ways of working to formulate more sustainable solutions.

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  • The Ecology Of Freedom
    The Ecology Of Freedom (English, Paperback) Murray Bookchin

    How did our social and ecological nightmare develop? More importantly, how do we free ourselves?

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  • The Secret Life of Your Microbiome
    The Secret Life of Your Microbiome (English, Paperback) Susan Prescott, Alan Logan

    Immerse Yourself in Nature and Nourish Your Microbiome for Optimal Health

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  • Plows, Plagues, and Petroleum
    Plows, Plagues, and Petroleum (English, Paperback) William F. Ruddiman

    The description for this book, Plows, Plagues, and Petroleum: How Humans Took Control of Climate, will be forthcoming.

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  • Energy and Ethics
    Energy and Ethics (English, Paperback) Assoc Prof Benjamin Sovacool

    Benjamin K. Sovacool applies concepts from justice and ethics theory to contemporary energy problems, and illustrates particular solutions to those problems with examples and case studies from around the world.

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  • Ecofeminism as Politics
    Ecofeminism as Politics (English, Paperback) Ariel Salleh

    Updates Ariel Salleh's landmark exploration of the relationship between feminism and ecology.

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  • How Soon is Now
    How Soon is Now (English, Hardback) Daniel Pinchbeck

    We are on the brink of an ecological mega-crisis threatening the future of life on earth and our actions over the next few years may well determine the destiny of our descendants.

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  • Voices from Chernobyl
    Voices from Chernobyl (English, Hardback) Svetlana Alexievich

    A journalist by trade, who now suffers from an immune deficiency developed while researching this book, presents personal accounts of what happened to the people of Belarus after the nuclear reactor accident in 1986, and the fear, anger, and uncertainty that they still live with.

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  • Unprecedented
    Unprecedented (English, Paperback) David Ray Griffin

    Can we act quickly and wisely enough to prevent climate change better called climate disruption from destroying human civilization? There is no greater issue facing humanity today. This single source provides everything people need to know in order to enter into serious discussions and make good decisions: The latest scientific information about the probable effects of the various types of climate...

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  • Navigating Social-Ecological Systems
    Navigating Social-Ecological Systems (English, Paperback) Fikret Berkes

    Merges forefront research from different disciplines into a common framework for new insights on sustainability.

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