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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
Release Date 1 September 2017
Interest Age General Audience
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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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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
 

Headhunters (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 16+ years
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Island Epidemics

Island Epidemics (Hardback)

By Cliff, Andrew D.; etc.; Haggett, Peter; Smallman-Raynor, Matthew

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The authors show that the complex warfare of invasion and extinction observed by Darwin on the Galapagos for plants and animals applies today with equal force to the micro-organisms which lie behind many human diseases. A constant theme is the change in accessibility of remote is ...

ISBN 9780198288954
Published 1 June 2000 by Oxford University Press (S1)
Interest Age General Audience
Series Oxford Geographical and Environmental Studies Series
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Islands Beyond the Horizon: The life of twenty of the world's most remote places

Islands Beyond the Horizon: The life of twenty of the world's most remote places (Hardback)

By Lovegrove, Roger

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Renowned naturalist Roger Lovegrove has travelled to the world's remotest islands, from the South Seas to the Arctic Circle. They are beautiful, dangerous, and inspiring. Here he tells the story of twenty; each a self-contained habitat with a delicately-balanced ecosystem, and ea ...

ISBN 9780199606498
Published 13 November 2012 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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William and Lawrence Bragg, Father and Son: The Most Extraordinary Collaboration in Science

William and Lawrence Bragg, Father and Son: The Most Extraordinary Collaboration in Science (Paperback)

By Jenkin, John

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This book is a joint biography of William and Lawrence Bragg, who reshaped science in the twentieth century with the development of X-ray crystallography, and by mentoring the mid-century discovery of the structure of DNA. Their stories are vivid examples of science teaching and ...

ISBN 9780199606702
Published 26 April 2011 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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Notebooks from New Guinea: Reflections on life, nature, and science from the depths of the rainforest
 

Notebooks from New Guinea: Reflections on life, nature, and science from the depths of the rainforest (Paperback)

By Novotny, Vojtech

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Some of the world's most advanced work on biodiversity is being carried out deep in the jungles of Papua New Guinea by a team including local tribes-people. Novotny's entertaining, engaging, and unique diaries reflect on the wisdom of the ancient culture, bringing to life the peo ...

ISBN 9780199609642
Published 11 August 2011 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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From Mineralogy to Geology: The Foundations of a Science, 1650-1830

From Mineralogy to Geology: The Foundations of a Science, 1650-1830 (Paperback, New edition)

By Laudan, Rachel

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A fine treatment of this critical time in geology's history. Although it goes against our standard histories of the field, Laudan defends her views convincingly. Her style is direct, with carefully reasoned personal opinions and interpretations clearly defined. --Jere H. Lipps, T ...

ISBN 9780226469478
Published 15 January 1987 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
Interest Age 19+ years
Series Science & its conceptual foundations
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Rewire: Digital Cosmopolitans in the Age of Connection

Rewire: Digital Cosmopolitans in the Age of Connection (Hardback)

By Zuckerman, Ethan

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A rousing call to action for those who would be citizens of the world--online and off.

ISBN 9780393082838
Published 24 July 2013 by WW Norton & Co
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