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Cracking the AP Environmental Science Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Environmental Science Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780804125338
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Cracking the AP Environmental Science Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Environmental Science Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide—including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations. This eBook edition is optimized for on-screen learning with... Read more >
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Cracking the AP Environmental Science Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Environmental Science Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780804125321
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Cracking the AP Environmental Science Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $18.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Environmental Science Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide—including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

We don't have to tell you how tough AP... Read more >
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Monitoring Biodiversity
Lessons from a Trans-Andean Megaproject
Edited by Alfonso Alonso, Francisco Dallmeier and Grace P. Servat


Format: eBook, 429 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2014
Price: $49.95

The book compiles case studies regarding the biodiversity research and monitoring program of Andean species and habitats carefully chosen as indicators to assess the short- and long-term effects of a linear disturbance: the PERU LNG pipeline. Set in a scientifically unexplored region of the Andes, Monitoring Biodiversity clearly articulates the Smithsonian-led... Read more >
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Monitoring Biodiversity
Monitoring Biodiversity
Edited by Alfonso Alonso, Francisco Dallmeier and Grace P. Servat
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781935623205
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Monitoring Biodiversity
Lessons from a Trans-Andean Megaproject
Edited by Alfonso Alonso, Francisco Dallmeier and Grace P. Servat


Format: Hardcover, 488 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $49.95

The book compiles case studies regarding the biodiversity research and monitoring program of Andean species and habitats carefully chosen as indicators to assess the short- and long-term effects of a linear disturbance: the PERU LNG pipeline. Set in a scientifically unexplored region of the Andes, Monitoring Biodiversity clearly articulates the Smithsonian-led... Read more >
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Invisible Nature
Invisible Nature
Written by Kenneth Worthy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616147631
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Invisible Nature
Healing the Destructive Divide Between People and the Environment
Written by Kenneth Worthy


Format: Trade Paperback, 396 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $19.00

A revolutionary new understanding of the precarious modern human-nature relationship and a path to a healthier, more sustainable world.

Amidst all the wondrous luxuries of the modern world—smartphones, fast intercontinental travel, Internet movies, fully stocked refrigerators—lies an unnerving fact that may be even more disturbing than all the environmental and social costs...

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Invisible Nature
Healing the Destructive Divide Between People and the Environment
Written by Kenneth Worthy


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $11.99

A revolutionary new understanding of the precarious modern human-nature relationship and a path to a healthier, more sustainable world.

Amidst all the wondrous luxuries of the modern world—smartphones, fast intercontinental travel, Internet movies, fully stocked refrigerators—lies an unnerving fact that may be even more disturbing than all the environmental and social costs of...

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Apocalyptic Planet
Apocalyptic Planet
Written by Craig Childs
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ISBN: 9780307476814
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Apocalyptic Planet
A Field Guide to the Future of the Earth
Written by Craig Childs


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $16.95

2013 Orion Book Award Winner
2013 Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award Winner

Ours is not a stable planet. It is prone to sudden, violent natural disasters and extremes of climate. In this exhilarating exploration of our globe, Craig Childs goes to where the apocalypse can be seen now. From the driest deserts...

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Global Weirdness
Global Weirdness
Written by Climate Central
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ISBN: 9780307743367
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Global Weirdness
Severe Storms, Deadly Heat Waves, Relentless Drought, Rising Seas, and the Weather of the Future
Written by Climate Central


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $15.00

Global Weirdness summarizes everything we know about the science of climate change, explains what is likely to happen to the climate in the future, and lays out, in practical terms, what we can do to avoid further shifts. In fifty easy-to-read entries, Climate Central tackles basic questions such as:
-Is climate...

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Nuclear War and Environmental Catastrophe
Nuclear War and Environmental Catastrophe
Written by Noam Chomsky and Laray Polk
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ISBN: 9781609804541
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Nuclear War and Environmental Catastrophe

Written by Noam Chomsky and Laray Polk


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $13.95

“There are two problems for our species’ survival—nuclear war and environmental catastrophe, ” says Noam Chomsky in this new book on the two existential threats of our time and their points of intersection since World War II.

While a nuclear strike would require action, environmental catastrophe is partially defined by willful inaction in response... Read more >
Nuclear War and Environmental Catastrophe

Written by Noam Chomksy and Laray Polk


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $13.95

“There are two problems for our species’ survival—nuclear war and environmental catastrophe, ” says Noam Chomsky in this new book on the two existential threats of our time and their points of intersection since World War II.

While a nuclear strike would require action, environmental catastrophe is partially defined by willful inaction in response... Read more >
The Efficiency Trap
The Efficiency Trap
Written by Steve Hallett
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616147259
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The Efficiency Trap
Finding a Better Way to Achieve a Sustainable Energy Future
Written by Steve Hallett


Format: Trade Paperback, 310 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $18.00

One of the key tenets of the environmental movement is the need for greater efficiency in our use of dwindling natural resources, especially coal, natural gas, and oil. If our products are designed to be more energy efficient, so the thinking goes, our environmental impacts will be reduced and our fossil... Read more >
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The Efficiency Trap
Finding a Better Way to Achieve a Sustainable Energy Future
Written by Steve Hallett


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $11.99

One of the key tenets of the environmental movement is the need for greater efficiency in our use of dwindling natural resources, especially coal, natural gas, and oil. If our products are designed to be more energy efficient, so the thinking goes, our environmental impacts will be reduced and our fossil... Read more >
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Apocalyptic Planet
Apocalyptic Planet
Written by Craig Childs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907813
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Apocalyptic Planet
Field Guide to the Everending Earth
Written by Craig Childs


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $15.99

The earth has died many times, and it always comes back looking different. In an exhilarating, surprising exploration of our planet, Craig Childs takes readers on a firsthand journey through apocalypse, touching the truth behind the speculation. Apocalyptic Planet is a combination of science and adventure that reveals the ways in...

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Dragons of Eden
Dragons of Eden
Written by Carl Sagan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307801005
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Dragons of Eden
Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence
Written by Carl Sagan


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 26, 2012
Price: $7.99

Dr. Carl Sagan takes us on a great reading adventure, offering his vivid and startling insight into the brain of man and beast, the origin of human intelligence, the function of our most haunting legends--and their amazing links to recent discoveries.
"A history of the human brain from the big bang, fifteen... Read more >
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Global Weirdness
Global Weirdness
Written by Climate Central
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ISBN: 9780307743374
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Global Weirdness
Severe Storms, Deadly Heat Waves, Relentless Drought, Rising Seas and the Weather of the Future
Written by Climate Central


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $11.99

Produced by Climate Central—a highly regarded independent, nonprofit journalism and research foundation founded in 2008—and reviewed by scientists at major educational and research institutions the world over, Global Weirdness summarizes, in clear and accessible prose, everything we know about the science of climate change; explains what is likely to happen to...

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The Derrick Jensen Reader
Writings on Environmental Revolution
Written by Derrick Jensen
Edited by Lierre Keith


Format: eBook, 640 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2012
Price: $26.95

In an age marked by seemingly unstoppable environmental collapse and the urgent quest for solutions, environmental philosopher Derrick Jensen, the voice of the growing deep ecology movement, reveals for us new seeds of hope. Here for the first time in The Derrick Jensen Reader are collected generous selections from his prescient... Read more >
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The Derrick Jensen Reader
The Derrick Jensen Reader
Written by Derrick Jensen, Edited by Lierre Keith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804046
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The Derrick Jensen Reader
Writings on Environmental Revolution
Written by Derrick Jensen
Edited by Lierre Keith


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2012
Price: $26.95

In an age marked by seemingly unstoppable environmental collapse and the urgent quest for solutions, environmental philosopher Derrick Jensen, the voice of the growing deep ecology movement, reveals for us new seeds of hope. Here for the first time in The Derrick Jensen Reader are collected generous selections from his prescient... Read more >
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Our Way Out
Our Way Out
Written by Marq De Villiers
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ISBN: 9780771026492
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Our Way Out
Principles for a Post-apocalyptic World
Written by Marq De Villiers


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $21.00

Global warming, energy shortages, overpopulation — it's no wonder that as a society, we're in an apocalyptic mood. Out of an endless stream of gloomy prognoses for humanity's future, we have emerged with little inspiration and few concrete ideas for change. Our Way Out is the first time that our most... Read more >
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Forces of Nature
Forces of Nature
Written by Barry A. Vann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616146016
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Forces of Nature
Our Quest to Conquer the Planet
Written by Barry A. Vann


Format: Hardcover, 342 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $26.00

As long as the human species has existed, men and women have had to contend with the unpredictable forces of nature. Geographer Barry A. Vann brings a unique perspective to this age-old struggle in this illuminating overview of human population shifts and their precarious relationship with climate change and geography.

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Forces of Nature
Our Quest to Conquer the Planet
Written by Barry A. Vann


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $12.99

As long as the human species has existed, men and women have had to contend with the unpredictable forces of nature. Geographer Barry A. Vann brings a unique perspective to this age-old struggle in this illuminating overview of human population shifts and their precarious relationship with climate change and geography.

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Isaac's Storm
Isaac's Storm
Written by Erik Larson
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ISBN: 9780307874092
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Isaac's Storm
A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
Written by Erik Larson


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2011
Price: $11.99

At the dawn of the twentieth century, a great confidence suffused America. Isaac Cline was one of the era's new men, a scientist who believed he knew all there was to know about the motion of clouds and the behavior of storms. The idea that a hurricane could damage the city... Read more >
The God Species
The God Species
Written by Mark Lynas
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426208911
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The God Species
Saving the Planet in the Age of Humans
Written by Mark Lynas


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $25.00

We humans are the God species, both the creators and destroyers of life on this planet. As we enter a new geological era - the Anthropocene - our collective power now overwhelms and dominates the major forces of nature.

But from the water cycle to the circulation of nitrogen and carbon... Read more >
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The God Species
Saving the Planet in the Age of Humans
Written by Mark Lynas


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $25.00

We humans are the God species, both the creators and destroyers of life on this planet. As we enter a new geological era - the Anthropocene - our collective power now overwhelms and dominates the major forces of nature.

But from the water cycle to the circulation of nitrogen and carbon... Read more >
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Carbon Shift
Carbon Shift
Written by Thomas Homer-Dixon
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ISBN: 9780307372123
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Carbon Shift
How Peak Oil and the Climate Crisis Will Change Canada (and our lives)
Written by Thomas Homer-Dixon


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 22, 2011
Price: $13.99

"We are now so abusing the Earth that it may rise and move back to the hot state it was in fifty-five million years ago, and if it does, most of us, and our descendants, will die."
-James Lovelock, leading climate expert and author of The Revenge of Gaia

"I don't... Read more >
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The Drinking Water Book
The Drinking Water Book
Written by Colin Ingram
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307791337
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The Drinking Water Book
How to Eliminate Harmful Toxins from Your Water
Written by Colin Ingram


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2011
Price: $11.99

THE DRINKING WATER BOOK takes a level-headed look at the serious issues surrounding America's drinking water supply. Unlike water purifier manufacturers and public health officials, Ingram presents unbiased reporting on what's in your water and how to drink safely. Featuring all the latest scientific research, the book evaluates the different kinds... Read more >
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