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Introduction to Coastal Processes and Geomorphology, Second Edition

by Gerd Masselink, Michael Hughes & Jasper Knight

The world's coastlines represent a myriad of dynamic and constantly changing environments. Heavily settled and intensely used areas, they are of enormous importance to humans and understanding how they are shaped...


Global Change in the Holocene

by John Birks, Rick Battarbee & Anson Mackay

The Holocene spans the 11,500 years since the end of the last Ice Age and has been a period of major global environmental change. However the rate of change has accelerated during the last hundred years, due...


Envisioning Human Geographies

by Mark Goodwin, Philip Crang & Paul Cloke

Bringing together many of the leading human geographers from around the English-speaking world, Envisioning Human Geographies offers a series of personal visions for the future of human geography. The result...


River Channel Management: Towards sustainable catchment hydrosystems

by Peter Downs & Ken Gregory

River Channel Management is the first book to deal comprehensively with recent revolutions in river channel management. It explores the multi-disciplinary nature of river channel management in relation to modern...


The Geography of the World Economy

by Paul Knox, John Agnew & Linda McCarthy

The Geography of the World Economy provides an in-depth and stimulating introduction to the globalization of the world economy. The book offers a consideration of local, regional, national and global economic...


Celtic Geographies: Old Cultures, New Times

by David C. Harvey, Rhys Jones & Neil McInroy

Celtic Geographies questions traditional conceptualizations of Celticity that rely on an homogenous interpretation of what it means to be a Celt in contemporary society. The various contributors break away from...


South Africa and the Global Hydrogen Economy: The Strategic Role of Platinum Group Metals

by Mapungubwe Institute for Strateg MISTRA

South Africa and the Global Hydrogen Economy is the publication of a MISTRA research project on the use of strategic minerals in the global putative hydrogen economy. The book highlights the global significance...


Places for Dead Bodies

by Gary J. Hausladen

From Tony Hillerman's Navajo Southwest to Martin Cruz Smith's Moscow, an exotic, vividly described locale is one of the great pleasures of many murder mysteries. Indeed, the sense of place, no less than the...


Mapping and Empire: Soldier-Engineers on the Southwestern Frontier

by Dennis Reinhartz & Gerald D. Saxon

From the sixteenth through the mid-nineteenth centuries, Spain, then Mexico, and finally the United States took ownership of the land from the Gulf Coast of Texas and Mexico to the Pacific Coast of Alta and...


The Impact of Global Warming on Texas: Second edition

by Jurgen Schmandt, Gerald R. North & Judith Clarkson

When The Impact of Global Warming on Texas was first published in 1995, it discussed climate change as a likely future phenomenon, predicted by scientific studies. This entirely rewritten second edition presents...


Climate and Culture Change in North America AD 900-1600

by William C. Foster

Climate change is today's news, but it isn't a new phenomenon. Centuries-long cycles of heating and cooling are well documented for Europe and the North Atlantic. These variations in climate, including the Medieval...


Paleoclimatology: Reconstructing Climates of the Quaternary

by Raymond S. Bradley

Paleoclimatology: Reconstructing Climates of the Quaternary, Third Edition-winner of a 2015 Textbook Excellence Award (Texty) from The Text and Academic Authors Association-provides a thorough overview of the...


The Mendip Caves

by H. E. Balch

The Mendip Caves examines the demographic features of Wookey Hole caves, and the Cheddar gorge and caves. This book contains eight chapters that discuss the history of the places and the caves.

The first chapters...


Discovery of Novel Natural Products with Therapeutic Potential

by Vincent P. Gullo

Although science has discovered effective drugs for many of the diseases that afflict mankind, many human health problems remain untreatable. The search for novel therapeutic agents is always ongoing. This book...


Solar Energy in Developing Countries: An Overview and Buyers' Guide for Solar Scientists and Engineers

by A. Eggers-Lura

Solar Energy in Developing Countries is a documentation report with bibliography on solar energy research and development in developing countries such as those in Asia, Central and South America, Africa, and...


Earth Science Demystified

by Linda Williams

Say goodbye to dry presentations, grueling formulas, and abstract theories that would put Einstein to sleep -- now there's an easier way to master the disciplines you really need to know.

McGraw-Hill's Demystified...


Solar Energy Conversion: An Introductory Course

by A. E. Dixon & J. D. Leslie

Solar Energy Conversion: An Introductory Course is a collection of papers that deals with the technical, mechanical, and operation concerns in converting solar energy.

The title first details solar radiation,...


The Storm: Or, a Collection of the Most Remarkable Casualties and Disasters Which Happen'd in the Late Dreadful Tempest, Both by

by Daniel Defoe

British author Daniel Defoe is known as one of the early innovators of the book-length novel, especially in his works Moll Flanders and Robinson Crusoe. In The Storm, Defoe creates another literary landmark...


The Earth Brokers: Power, Politics and World Development

by Pratap Chatterjee & Matthias Finger

Those of us who have watched the process have said that the Earth Summit has failed ... Multinational corporations, the United States, Japan, the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund have got away with...


Mediterranean Tourism: Facets of Socioeconomic Development and Cultural Change

by Yorgos Apostolopoulos, Lila Leontidou & Philippos Loukissas

This book comments on the complexities of Mediterranean tourism, with contributions from researchers, consultants, managers and advisors from thirteen countries. It is an excellent reference tool for undergraduate...