The Sixth Extinction

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408851210
Size: 28.44 MB
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This time around the cataclysm is us. In this book the author tells us why and how human beings have altered life on the planet in a way no species has before.

Field Notes From A Catastrophe

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9781608195671
Size: 33.65 MB
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Now updated and with a new afterword, Field Notes from a Catastrophe is the book to read on the defining issue and greatest challenge of our times.

Introducing Sedimentology

Author: Stuart Jones
Publisher: Dunedin Academic Press
ISBN: 1780465319
Size: 18.33 MB
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It is generously illustrated with many explanatory line diagrams and colour photographs. Technical terms are kept to a minimum throughout the book, but a glossary of the terms used is provided.

The Sixth Extinction

Author: Richard E. Leakey
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0385468091
Size: 54.65 MB
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Chronicling five times in the history of the earth in which more than half of all living species disappeared in a geological instant, a geological study states that we are on the brink of a sixth mass extinction and presents supporting ...

The Song Of The Dodo

Author: David Quammen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439124965
Size: 47.92 MB
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We also meet some fascinating human characters. By the book's end we are wiser, and more deeply concerned, but Quammen leaves us with a message of excitement and hope.

The Establishment

Author: Owen Jones
Publisher: Melville House
ISBN: 1612194885
Size: 20.74 MB
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And it's time, writes Jones, for it to be challenged. From the Hardcover edition.

The Rule Of Law

Author: Tom Bingham
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141962011
Size: 75.57 MB
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In this brilliant short book, Britain's former senior law lord, and one of the world's most acute legal minds, examines what the idea actually means.