University Science Books : Earth and Environmental Sciences

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  • Chemistry of the Environment, third edition

    Thomas Spiro, Kathleen L. Purvis-Roberts and William M. Stigliani

    Nov 2011
    Hardback - ISBN 9781891389702
    University Science Books
    Price: £56.99, $94.50

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    This completely revised third edition of this intermediate-level text uses concise, straightforward language and an accessible narrative style to give a concise, clear account of today's environmental issues and the science one needs to understand them.

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  • Introduction to Three-Dimensional Climate Modeling, second edition

    Warren M. Washington and Claire Parkinson

    Jun 2005
    Hardback - ISBN 9781891389351
    University Science Books
    Price: £64.99, $78.00

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     This book is written so that a reader who is only vaguely aware of 3D climate models will be able to gain an understanding of what the models are attempting to simulate, how the models are constructed, what the models have succeeded in simulating, and how the models are being used.

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  • Quantitative Seismology, 2nd edition

    Keiiti Aki and Paul Richards

    Sep 2002
    Paperback - ISBN 9781891389634
    University Science Books
    Price: £76.99, $99.00

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    This book provides a unified treatment of seismological methods that will be of use to advanced students, seismologists, and scientists and engineers working in all areas of seismology.


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  • Naturally Dangerous

    James P. Collman

    Sep 2001
    Hardback - ISBN 9781891389092
    University Science Books
    Price: £37.99, $39.00

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    This remarkable little book connects observations from our everyday lives to the scientific principles that explain them, whether you are interested in organic produce, irradiated foods, trans fats, natural herbs, designer drugs, cancer, DNA testing, global warming, or many other subjects. 


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  • Consider a Cylindrical Cow

    John Harte

    Feb 2001
    Paperback - ISBN 9781891389177
    University Science Books
    Price: £41.99, $52.00

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    This book uses real problems in environmental science rather than relying on the more traditional "cookbook" problems found in textbooks.

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  • Pesticides in Fruits and Vegetables

    Susan E. Kegley and Laura Wise

    Aug 1998
    Book - ISBN 9780935702460
    University Science Books
    Price: £29.99, $26.00

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    This introductory module explores the structure/solubility relationships of organic compounds, explains how to extract pesticide residues from fruits and vegetables, analyzes the extract for pesticide content using gas chromatography, and uses the data collected as a basis for discussion about the issues surrounding pesticide regulation.


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  • Earth From Above

    Claire Parkinson

    Jul 1997
    Paperback - ISBN 9780935702415
    University Science Books
    Price: £39.99, $46.50

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    Earth from Above provides an easy introduction to understanding and interpreting satellite images, using illustrative examples to instruct on the fantastically informative new global data sets..


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  • Consider a Spherical Cow

    John Harte

    Jan 1988
    Paperback - ISBN 9780935702583
    University Science Books
    Price: £39.99, $52.50

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    This book offers a variety of exciting techniques for approaching contemporary environmental problems, such as 'What was the pH of rainfall before the Industrial Revolution?'

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