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Documents the history of the hidden High Plains aquifer that lies deep beneath the Great Plains between Texas and Colorado, citing its role in irrigation and agriculture while explaining the growing threat that it may run dry, a circumstance that would revert the Great Plains to its original desert-like climate. Reprint.

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9780393058420 | W W Norton & Co Inc, June 1, 2006, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A history of the Ogallala aquifer traces its formation after the retreat of the glaciers; its use by ancient tribes, center-pivot sprinkler systems, and sophisticated extraction technologies; and the risk factors for its eventual drying out.

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9780881507362 | Reprint edition (Countryman Pr, July 1, 2007), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Documents the history of the hidden High Plains aquifer that lies deep beneath the Great Plains between Texas and Colorado, citing its role in irrigation and agriculture while explaining the growing threat that it may run dry, a circumstance that would revert the Great Plains to its original desert-like climate.

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Product Description: This is a comprehensive account of a decisive epoch in England's economic development by a leading economic historian. 'Works of economic history often get bogged dwon in figures - so many machines, so much unemployment, often, too, they are histories of technology, not of economic organization...read more

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9780415378437 | Reprint edition (Routledge, April 12, 2006), cover price $265.00 | About this edition: This is a comprehensive account of a decisive epoch in England's economic development by a leading economic historian.

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9781138864818, titled "An Economic History of England 1870-1939" | Routledge, February 5, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This is a comprehensive account of a decisive epoch in England's economic development by a leading economic historian.

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Product Description: Great Lakes Journey is a follow-up to William Ashworth's earlier book The Late, Great Lakes, published in 1986. Fifteen years after his first trip, Ashworth journeys to many of the same places and talks to many of the same people to examine the changes that have taken place along the Great Lakes since the 1980s...read more

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9780814328361 | Wayne State Univ Pr, November 1, 2000, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Great Lakes Journey is a follow-up to William Ashworth's earlier book The Late, Great Lakes, published in 1986.

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9780814328378 | Wayne State Univ Pr, February 1, 2004, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Great Lakes Journey is a follow-up to William Ashworth's earlier book The Late, Great Lakes, published in 1986.

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Defines terms dealing with botany, economics, chemistry, ecology, biology, geography, and geology, and identifies important organizations, individuals, and events.

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9780816065110, titled "Encyclopedia of Environmental Studies" | 3 edition (Facts on File, August 1, 2012), cover price $150.00
9780816042555, titled "Encyclopedia of Environmental Studies" | New edition (Facts on File, June 1, 2001), cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Defines terms dealing with botany, economics, chemistry, ecology, biology, geography, and geology, and identifies important organizations, individuals, and events.
9780816015313 | Facts on File, December 1, 1991, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Defines terms dealing with botany, economics, chemistry, ecology, biology, geography, and geology, and identifies important organizations, individuals, and events

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Product Description: Book by Ashworth, William (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780870714603 | Oregon State Univ Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Book by Ashworth, William

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Product Description: Part mountaineering adventure story and part spiritual memoir, The Wallowas recounts a young man's search for the challenges and the solace that wilderness offers. As a student, William Ashworth discovered the Wallowa Mountains in northeast Oregon and they became an obsession...read more

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9780870715235 | Reprint edition (Oregon State Univ Pr, October 1, 1998), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Part mountaineering adventure story and part spiritual memoir, The Wallowas recounts a young man's search for the challenges and the solace that wilderness offers.

Offers a new approach to ecology and economics declaring that humanity cannot have one without the other and must stop viewing environmental destruction as morally wrong and start seeing it as fiscally irresponsible

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9780395655665 | Houghton Mifflin, January 1, 1995, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Offers a new approach to ecology and economics declaring that humanity cannot have one without the other and must stop viewing environmental destruction as morally wrong and start seeing it as fiscally irresponsible

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9780395718179 | Houghton Mifflin, April 1, 1998, cover price $10.01 | About this edition: Offers a new approach to ecology and economics declaring that humanity cannot have one without the other and must stop viewing environmental destruction as morally wrong and start seeing it as fiscally irresponsible

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Explores the life cycles, habitats, and behavior of some of the world most unusual birds and examines the similarities and differences among the penguins of the Antarctic and the puffins and auks of North America. 20,000 first printing.
By William Ashworth and Art Wolfe (photographer)

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9780517575512 | 1 edition (Crown Pub, October 1, 1993), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Explores the life cycles, habitats, and behavior of some of the world most unusual birds and examines the similarities and differences

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A look at the world's largest carnivore presents 175 color photographs and a text that discusses brown, black, and polar bears and their natural habitats, habits, and diet. 15,000 first printing.

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9780517584989 | Crown Pub, September 1, 1992, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Portrays grizzly, black, and polar bears in their wilderness retreats and typical habitats, and explores humans' fascination with bears and their highly distinctive anatomy and physiology

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Product Description: The Late, Great Lakes is a powerful indictment of man's carelessness, ignorance, and apathy toward the Great Lakes. With the longest continuous coastline in the United States, they hold one-fifth of the world's freshwater supply. Author William Ashworth presents a compelling history of the Great Lakes, from their formation in the Ice Age, to their "discovery" by Samuel de Champlian in 1615, and, finally, to their impending death in our time...read more

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9780394551517 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, May 1, 1986, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This book explores the changes caused by the modern age and the dramatic consequences of industry, navigation, drainage from toxic dumps, and toxic precipitation upon the lakes' future

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9780814318874 | Reprint edition (Wayne State Univ Pr, May 1, 1987), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: The Late, Great Lakes is a powerful indictment of man's carelessness, ignorance, and apathy toward the Great Lakes.

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Product Description: An essential historical context for current discussion of a wide range of issues in public policy. With the assistance of: Pegg, Mark;

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9780198282952 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 1986, cover price $176.00 | About this edition: An essential historical context for current discussion of a wide range of issues in public policy.

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In a comprehensive work on water conservation, an active environmentalist and Sierra Club policy director addresses all aspects of water use and misuse and argues for conservation and development of new water sources

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9780671435516 | Summit Books, October 1, 1982, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: In a comprehensive work on water conservation, an active environmentalist and Sierra Club policy director addresses all aspects of water use and misuse and argues for conservation and development of new water sources

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