Author: Elizabeth Kolbert Publisher: A&C Black ISBN: 1408851210 Size: 28.44 MB Format: PDF, Docs View: 2966 DownloadRead Online
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.
Author: Elizabeth Kolbert Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA ISBN: 9781608195671 Size: 33.65 MB Format: PDF, ePub View: 4940 DownloadRead Online
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.
Author: Stuart Jones Publisher: Dunedin Academic Press ISBN: 1780465319 Size: 18.33 MB Format: PDF, Kindle View: 3360 DownloadRead Online
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.
Author: Richard E. Leakey Publisher: Anchor ISBN: 0385468091 Size: 54.65 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi View: 320 DownloadRead Online
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 ...
Author: David Quammen Publisher: Simon and Schuster ISBN: 1439124965 Size: 47.92 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi View: 1712 DownloadRead Online
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.
Author: Owen Jones Publisher: Melville House ISBN: 1612194885 Size: 20.74 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi View: 3286 DownloadRead Online
And it's time, writes Jones, for it to be challenged. From the Hardcover edition.
Author: Tom Bingham Publisher: Penguin UK ISBN: 0141962011 Size: 75.57 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Docs View: 6526 DownloadRead Online
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.