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Plant Protection in the Pacific 2: Epidemiology Studies...
  

Plant Protection in the Pacific 2: Epidemiology Studies... (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Pone, Semisi

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Studies of characteristics of an uncited potyvirus causing a dieback epidemic of Vanilla fragrans in the kingdom of Tonga. Epidemiological studies show how it is spread and control measures are designed and put into place to halt and reverse this dangerous disease epidemic.

ISBN 9781927308103
Published 1 October 2014
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Mark Carwardine's Guide to Whale Watching in North America

Mark Carwardine's Guide to Whale Watching in North America (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Carwardine, Mark

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An indispensable guide to whale-watching in North America

ISBN 9781472930699
Published 1 September 2017 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet: Ghosts and Monsters of the Anthropocene

Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet: Ghosts and Monsters of the Anthropocene (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Tsing, Anna Lowenhaupt; Bubandt, Nils; Gan, Elaine; Swanson, Heather

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Can humans and other species continue to inhabit the earth together?

ISBN 9781517902377
Published 1 September 2017
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Island of the Colour-blind
 

Island of the Colour-blind (Paperback)

By Sacks, Oliver

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Always fascinated by islands, the author is drawn to the Pacific by reports of Pingelap, where one in twelve inhabitants is born totally colourblind; and to Guam, where he investigates a puzzling, paralyzing neurodegenerative disorder that has affected islanders there for over a ...

ISBN 9780330526104
Published 1 August 2012 by Pan Macmillan
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Becoming Tongan: An Ethnography of Childhood
  

Becoming Tongan: An Ethnography of Childhood (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Morton, Helen

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A detailed account of growing up in Tonga which focuses on the influence of "anga fakatonga" ("the Tongan Way") on Tongan children. Based on fieldwork and her experiences in Tonga over many years, Morton "traces the Tongan socialization process" in "fascinating detail".

ISBN 9780824817954
Published 31 January 1996 by University of Hawai'i Press
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Forensic Casebook: The Science of Crime Scene Investigation

Forensic Casebook: The Science of Crime Scene Investigation (Trade Paperback/Paperback, New title)

By Genge, N. E.

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This title, filled with case studies, illustrations and photographs, draws on interviews with police personnel and forensic scientists to uncover the vast and detailed under-workings of criminal investigation. Topics covered include: the stages of a body's decay and criminal scie ...

ISBN 9780091897284
Published 3 May 2004 by Ebury Publishing
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Headhunters: The Pioneers of Neuroscience
 

Headhunters: The Pioneers of Neuroscience (Paperback)

By Shephard, Ben

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How did the human brain evolve? Why did it evolve as it did? What is man's place in evolution? This book traces the intellectual journey of four men who met at Cambridge in the 1890s and whose lives interlinked for the next three decades - William Rivers, Grafton Elliot Smith, Ch ...

ISBN 9780099565734
Published 24 June 2015 by Vintage
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Under The Mountain Wall
 

Under The Mountain Wall (Paperback)

By Matthiessen, Peter

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In the Baliem Valley in central New Guinea lived a Stone Age tribe which survived into the twentieth century - the Kurelu. This title illuminates the lives of the Kurelu's with respect and sympathy, capturing a culture untouched by civilisation and vanishing along with the wilder ...

ISBN 9780099575672
Published 8 April 2013 by Vintage
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Precious Heritage: The Status of Biodiversity in the United States
 

Precious Heritage: The Status of Biodiversity in the United States (Hardback)

Edited by Stein, Bruce; Kutner, Lynn S.; Adams, Jonathan S.; Foreword by Wilson, Edward O.

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The United States harbours an array of ecosystems which in turn sustain a variety of plant and animal life. This illustrated volume considers how species and ecosystems are faring, what is threatening them, and what is needed to protect the United States' remaining natural herita ...

ISBN 9780195125191
Published 1 June 2000 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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The Birds of Northern Melanesia: Speciation, Dispersal, and Biogeography
 

The Birds of Northern Melanesia: Speciation, Dispersal, and Biogeography (Hardback)

By Mayr, Ernst; Diamond, Jared M.

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Ernst Mayr and Jared Diamond decided in 1970 to collaborate on an authoritative monograph presenting their data and interpretations of the evolution of the birds of the Solomon and Bismark Islands. This text is the culmination of their research.

ISBN 9780195141702
Published 1 November 2001 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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