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9781941411353 | Sarabande Books, January 10, 2017, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: In the tradition of The Sense of Wonder by Rachel Carson and On the Loose by Terry and Renny Russell, Earth & Eros combines words and photographs to inspire readers to deepen their connection with nature. The book awakens readers to the full force of eros -- the life force that connects us to our bodies, other humans, all living beings, and the earth as a living being...read more
By Robert Michael Pyle (foreword by)

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9781940468280 | White Cloud Pr, December 15, 2015, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In the tradition of The Sense of Wonder by Rachel Carson and On the Loose by Terry and Renny Russell, Earth & Eros combines words and photographs to inspire readers to deepen their connection with nature.

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Product Description: A cultural and ecological history of the Mediterranean region and humankind’s broken covenant with nature The garden was the cultural foundation of the early Mediterranean peoples; they acknowledged their reliance on and kinship with the land, and they understood nature through the lens of their diversely cultivated landscape...read more

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9780300197464 | Yale Univ Pr, February 10, 2015, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: A cultural and ecological history of the Mediterranean region and humankind’s broken covenant with nature The garden was the cultural foundation of the early Mediterranean peoples; they acknowledged their reliance on and kinship with the land, and they understood nature through the lens of their diversely cultivated landscape.

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Product Description: A new focus on international diplomacy and cooperation as the race for polar resources escalates As the race for resources in distant parts of the planet gathers momentum, the Arctic and Antarctic have taken on a more prominent role in international relations...read more
By James Gustave Speth (foreword by)

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9780300205169 | Yale Univ Pr, January 13, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: A new focus on international diplomacy and cooperation as the race for polar resources escalates As the race for resources in distant parts of the planet gathers momentum, the Arctic and Antarctic have taken on a more prominent role in international relations.

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Product Description: In this distinctive book, Charles Stafford describes the Chinese fascination with separation and reunion. Drawing on his field studies in Taiwan and mainland China, he gives a vivid account of festivals of reunion, rituals for the sending-off of gods, silent leave-takings, poetic words of parting, and bitter political rhetoric...read more

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9781466562141 | CRC Pr I Llc, September 18, 2014, cover price $93.95 | About this edition: In this distinctive book, Charles Stafford describes the Chinese fascination with separation and reunion.
9780263134544, titled "Learning to Love" | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, October 1, 1993), cover price $17.95 | also contains Learning to Love

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Product Description: In prehistoric times, the Santa Cruz River in what is now southern Arizona saw many ebbs, flows, and floods.  It flowed on the surface, meandered across the floodplain, and occasionally carved deep channels or arroyos into valley fill...read more
By Bernard L. Fontana (foreword by)

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9780816530724 | Univ of Arizona Pr, June 12, 2014, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: In prehistoric times, the Santa Cruz River in what is now southern Arizona saw many ebbs, flows, and floods.

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This text identifies the legal challenges entrepreneurs face and then suggests strategies to meet those challenges while continuing to maintain a successful business. CEOs, managers, and other business persons will be trained to spot legal issues before they become legal problems. This is achieved by learning from the advice/mistakes of other entrepreneurs and their lawyers. Entrepreneurs and attorneys whose experiences highlight valuable lessons, offer tips and guidance to new or future entrepreneurs. The features From the Trenches also provides actual examples of reported court cases that entrepreneurs have faced.

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9781469614489 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, June 1, 2014, cover price $24.95
9780314223166, titled "The Entrepreneur's Guide to Business Law" | South-Western Pub, May 1, 1997, cover price $70.95 | also contains The Entrepreneur''s Guide to Business Law | About this edition: This text identifies the legal challenges entrepreneurs face and then suggests strategies to meet those challenges while continuing to maintain a successful business.

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Product Description: Structured in the form of a dichotomous key, comparable to those widely used in botany, the mineral key provides an efficient and systematic approach to identifying rock-forming minerals in thin-section. This unique approach covers 150+ of the most commonly encountered rock-forming minerals, plus a few rarer but noteworthy ones...read more

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9781138001145 | CRC Pr I Llc, November 21, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Structured in the form of a dichotomous key, comparable to those widely used in botany, the mineral key provides an efficient and systematic approach to identifying rock-forming minerals in thin-section.

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Product Description: Our earliest mythologies tell us we all start as a little bit of dirt. These stories carry a profound message: each of us is born with a deep and abiding connection to the earth, one that many of us have lost touch with. The Silent Spring for today's environmental activists, this book offers an invitation to reestablish our relationship with nature to repair our damaged environment...read more
By Caroline Myss (foreword by)

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9781583947678 | North Atlantic Books, April 22, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Our earliest mythologies tell us we all start as a little bit of dirt.

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Product Description: Volume 32 (2013) of the internationally recognized and acclaimed yearbook series ‘Palaeoecology of Africa’ publishes 9 new interdisciplinary scientific papers on former and recent landscape evolution and on past environments of the African continent (e...read more
By Juergen Runge (editor)

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9781138001169 | CRC Pr I Llc, November 15, 2013, cover price $169.95 | About this edition: Volume 32 (2013) of the internationally recognized and acclaimed yearbook series ‘Palaeoecology of Africa’ publishes 9 new interdisciplinary scientific papers on former and recent landscape evolution and on past environments of the African continent (e.

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Product Description: Soil diversity (pedodiversity) is part of our natural and cultural heritage. The preservation of the pedosphere is essential for the protection of the biosphere and the Earth’s systems, the regulation of climate, and for world food security...read more
By James Bockheim (editor) and Juan Jose Ibanez (editor)

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9781466582774 | CRC Pr I Llc, April 8, 2013, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Soil diversity (pedodiversity) is part of our natural and cultural heritage.

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Product Description: Wetlands are, by their very nature, ephemeral and transitional, which makes them challenging to characterize. Yet the need for characterizing wetlands continues to grow, particularly as we develop a better understanding of the wealth of ecosystem services that they provide...read more

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9781466503762 | 2 edition (CRC Pr I Llc, March 27, 2013), cover price $159.95 | About this edition: Wetlands are, by their very nature, ephemeral and transitional, which makes them challenging to characterize.

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Product Description: The importance of conservation is growing each year, with increasing concerns over the destruction of biodiversity and the rising awareness of ecosystem services generating new debates on the human-nature relationship. This compact overview integrates the process, theory and practice of conservation for a broad readership, from non-specialists to students and practitioners...read more

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9780521181686 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, February 25, 2013), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: The importance of conservation is growing each year, with increasing concerns over the destruction of biodiversity and the rising awareness of ecosystem services generating new debates on the human-nature relationship.

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Product Description: Invasion of non-native plant species, which has a significant impact on the earth’s ecosystems, has greatly increased in recent years due to expanding trade and transport among different countries. Understanding the ecological principles underlying the invasive process as well as the characteristics of the invasive plants is crucial for making good management decisions to address this problem...read more
By Daizy Rani Batish (editor), Shibu Jose (editor), Ravinder Kumar Kohli (editor) and Harminder Pal Singh (editor)

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9781439881262 | CRC Pr I Llc, January 9, 2013, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Invasion of non-native plant species, which has a significant impact on the earth’s ecosystems, has greatly increased in recent years due to expanding trade and transport among different countries.

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Product Description: Innovative Methods of Marine Ecosystem Restoration offers a ray of hope in an increasingly gloomy scenario. This book is the first presentation of revolutionary new methods for restoring damaged marine ecosystems. It discusses new techniques for greatly increasing the recruitment, growth, survival, and resistance to stress of marine ecosystems, fisheries, and eroding shorelines, maintaining biodiversity and productivity where it would be lost...read more
By Thomas J. Goreau (editor)

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9781466557734 | Hardcover with CD edition (CRC Pr I Llc, December 4, 2012), cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Innovative Methods of Marine Ecosystem Restoration offers a ray of hope in an increasingly gloomy scenario.

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Product Description: This well-illustrated book highlights freshwater mussels' fabulous diversity, amazing array of often bizarre ecological adaptations, and their dire conservation plight. Summarizing and synthesizing historical and contemporary information as well as original research and analysis, the book describes the diverse array of mussel life history strategies and builds a cohesive narrative culminating in the development of explicit frameworks to explain pervasive patterns in mussel ecology...read more

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9780521199384 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 27, 2012, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: This well-illustrated book highlights freshwater mussels' fabulous diversity, amazing array of often bizarre ecological adaptations, and their dire conservation plight.

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Product Description: Inconstant and forbidding, the arctic has lured misguided voyagers into the cold for centuries--pushing them beyond the limits of their knowledge, technology, and endurance. A Fabulous Kingdom charts these quests and the eventual race for the North Pole, chronicling the lives and adventures that would eventually throw light on this "magical realm" of sunless winters...read more

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9780195123821 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 1, 2001, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The lure of the Arctic forms the basis of this compelling new history of exploration, from the Vikings to the nineteenth- and twentieth-century explorers who vied with each other to reach the last great frontiers on the planet.

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9780199837809 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 30, 2012), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Inconstant and forbidding, the arctic has lured misguided voyagers into the cold for centuries--pushing them beyond the limits of their knowledge, technology, and endurance.

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Product Description: The single comprehensive treatment of the field, from the leading members of the Society of Ethnobiology The field of ethnobiology—the study of relationships between particular ethnic groups and their native plants and animals—has grown very rapidly in recent years, spawning numerous subfields...read more
By E. N. Anderson (editor), E. Hunn (editor), D. Pearsall (editor) and N. Turner (editor)

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9780470547854 | Blackwell Pub, August 9, 2011, cover price $103.95 | About this edition: The single comprehensive treatment of the field, from the leading members of the Society of Ethnobiology The field of ethnobiology—the study of relationships between particular ethnic groups and their native plants and animals—has grown very rapidly in recent years, spawning numerous subfields.

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Product Description: Mineral Beneficiation or ore dressing of run-of-mine ore is an upgrading process to achieve uniform quality, size and maximum tenor ore through the removal of less valuable material. Beneficiation benefits the costs of freight, handling, and extraction (smelting) reduce, and the loss of metal through slag...read more

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9780415882286 | CRC Pr I Llc, May 19, 2011, cover price $92.95 | About this edition: Mineral Beneficiation or ore dressing of run-of-mine ore is an upgrading process to achieve uniform quality, size and maximum tenor ore through the removal of less valuable material.

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Product Description: The updated 4th Edition of THE ENTREPRENEUR'S GUIDE TO BUSINESS LAW takes you through the various stages of starting a business--from start-up and growth to an initial public offering--while highlighting the legal preparations and pitfalls that go along with them...read more

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9780538466462, titled "The Entrepreneur's Guide to Business Law" | 4th edition (South-Western Pub, January 24, 2011), cover price $125.95 | About this edition: The updated 4th Edition of THE ENTREPRENEUR'S GUIDE TO BUSINESS LAW takes you through the various stages of starting a business--from start-up and growth to an initial public offering--while highlighting the legal preparations and pitfalls that go along with them.
9780324204933, titled "The Entrepreneur's Guide to Business Law" | 3 edition (South-Western Pub, August 31, 2007), cover price $129.95
9780324042917, titled "The Entrepreneur's Guide to Business Law" | South-Western Pub, July 1, 2002, cover price $73.95
9780314223166, titled "The Entrepreneur's Guide to Business Law" | South-Western Pub, May 1, 1997, cover price $70.95 | also contains Black Faces, White Spaces: Reimagining the Relationship of African Americans to the Great Outdoors | About this edition: This text identifies the legal challenges entrepreneurs face and then suggests strategies to meet those challenges while continuing to maintain a successful business.

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Product Description: Co-edited by international earthworm expert Clive A. Edwards, Vermiculture Technology: Earthworms, Organic Wastes, and Environmental Management is the first international, comprehensive, and definitive work on how earthworms and microorganisms interact to break down organic wastes on a commercial basis...read more
By Rhonda Sherman (editor)

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9781439809877, titled "Vermiculture Technology: Earthworms, Organic Wastes, and Environmental Management" | CRC Pr I Llc, December 16, 2010, cover price $129.95 | About this edition: Co-edited by international earthworm expert Clive A.

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Product Description: Tropical habitats cover over one third of the Earth's terrestrial surface and harbor much of its biodiversity, with many areas rich in endemic species. However, these ecosystems are under significant and growing threat from issues such as deforestation, land degradation and ocean acidification...read more

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9780521642514 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $202.00 | About this edition: Over one third of the earth's terrestrial surface is situated in the tropics, with environments ranging from hot deserts to tropical rain forests.

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9780521177344 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, March 26, 2012), cover price $69.99 | About this edition: Tropical habitats cover over one third of the Earth's terrestrial surface and harbor much of its biodiversity, with many areas rich in endemic species.
9780521645232 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $84.00

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9780263134544 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, October 1, 1993), cover price $17.95 | also contains Human Diseases from Wildlife

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