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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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Wonders of the Sea
 

Wonders of the Sea (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Mulcahy, Kate

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A very diverse range of marine mammals live in New Zealand waters, representing almost half of the world's species. Maui's and Hector's dolphins and New Zealand sea lions are found nowhere else in the world. There are small resident populations of orca and bottlenose dolphins in ...

ISBN 9780987666017
Published 5 October 2012 by Environmental Defence Society
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Tok Nogut: An Introduction to Maledictio
 

Tok Nogut: An Introduction to Maledictio (Paperback)

By Slone, Thomas

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A journal article written on cursing in Tok Pisin and the etymology of curse words that entered Tok Pisin and changed the meaning.

ISBN 145094
Published 11 November 2009
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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
Interest Age Young Adults
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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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Genes, Language, and Culture History in the Southwest Pacific
 

Genes, Language, and Culture History in the Southwest Pacific (Hardback)

Edited by Friedlaender, Jonathan Scott

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The islands north of Australia are home to a set of remarkably diverse human populations. The authors have used a sampling strategy to reveal the complex structure of the variation of populations in this region. Their findings reveal early human migrations out of Africa and an ab ...

ISBN 9780195300307
Published 19 April 2007 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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Series Human Evolution Series
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Functional Morphology and Diversity

Functional Morphology and Diversity (Hardback)

Edited by Watling, Les; Thiel, Martin

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Explores the functional morphology of crustaceans, which cover the main body parts and systems.

ISBN 9780195398038
Published 31 January 2013 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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Series The Natural History of the Crustacea
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Arguments and Icons: Divergent Modes of Religiosity

Arguments and Icons: Divergent Modes of Religiosity (Hardback)

By Whitehouse, Harvey

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Through an examination of four Melanesian religious traditions, Whitehouse identifies a set of recurrent interconnections between styles of religious transmission, systems of memory, and patterns of political association. He argues that these interconnections may shed light on ge ...

ISBN 9780198234142
Published 1 September 2000 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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