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Waterways and Water Life of Great Britain

By: Angel, Heather

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 44732


London: Peerage Books [1982] 1986, 2nd edition. Original title: The Family Water Naturalist. Photographer Heather Angel and Botanist Pat Wolseley present a unique combination of pictures and information as they explore the world of fresh and salt water, and the life it sustains. Dust jacket, 4to in green cloth, over 300 color and 200 b&w photographs, glossary, index, 192pp, no marks, near Fine/Very Good. View more info

Low Cost Shore Protection: Guide for Local Government

By: ARMY

Price: $12.80

Seller ID: 19178


no city: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 1981. A report developed to assist local government officials in planning, regulating, or other involvement with shoreline erosion prevention. SOFT cover, 8.5x11, 108pp, b&w photos, bibliography, glossary, no marks, near Fine. View more info

Forest and the Sea, The

By: Bates

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 21740


New York: Time Inc. 1964 reprint. A look at the economy of nature and the ecology of man, with introduction by Loren Eisely. SOFT cover, 5x8, 272pp, index, no marks, Very Good. View more info

Drama of the Oceans, The

By: Borgese

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 16520


New York: Harry N. Abrams 1975, 1st. Dust jacket, as new, Fine. View more info

Drama of the Oceans, The

By: Borgese, Elisabeth M.

Price: $40.00

Seller ID: 35013


New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1975, 1st. Borgese describes the oceans in terms of the scene (geophysical, biological, and human settings), the actor (fishermen, warriors, oilmen, developers and others), and the drama (the death of the oceans and prospects for new life). Dust jacket, square 4to in green cloth with designs in gilt on front board, coated paper, 136 illustrations with 109 in full color, bibliography, index, 258pp, clean and tight with no marks, near Fine... View more info

Drama of the Oceans, The

By: Borgese, Elisabeth M.

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 35014


New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1975, 1st. Borgese describes the oceans in terms of the scene (geophysical, biological, and human settings), the actor (fishermen, warriors, oilmen, developers and others), and the drama (the death of the oceans and prospects for new life). Dust jacket, square 4to in green cloth with designs in gilt on front board, coated paper, 136 illustrations with 109 in full color, bibliography, index, 258pp, clean and tight with no marks, near Fine... View more info

Drama of the Oceans, The

By: Borgese, Elisabeth M.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 35015


New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1975, 1st. Borgese describes the oceans in terms of the scene (geophysical, biological, and human settings), the actor (fishermen, warriors, oilmen, developers and others), and the drama (the death of the oceans and prospects for new life). Dust jacket lightly rubbed, square 4to in green cloth with designs in gilt on front board, coated paper, 136 illustrations with 109 in full color, bibliography, index, 258pp, clean and tight with no m... View more info

Fragile Structures

By: Bradford, Peter A.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 22803


New York: Harper & Row 1975, 1st. A story of oil refineries, national security, and the coast of Maine. Dust jacket, 8vo in navy cloth, index, 392pp, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good. View more info

Fragile Structures

By: Bradford, Peter A.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 35011


New York: Harper & Row 1975, 1st. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author. Bradford presents the story of oil refineries, national security, and the coast of Maine. Dust jacket lightly soiled and torn at corners, 8vo in navy cloth, index, 392pp, boards slightly concaved, some discoloration of endpapers, contents clean with no marks, overall a Fair copy. View more info

Coastal Zone Management

By: Brahtz, John F.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 34566


New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1972, 1st printing. Brahtz presents the work of 10 contributing authors who indicate ways to a rationale approach in regional management of the coastal zone and to describe management's problem. Dust jacket slightly rubbed, 8vo in blue cloth, b&w photos, index, 352pp, contents clean and tight with no marks, Very Good. View more info

Oil Spills: Danger in the Sea

By: Brown, Joseph E.

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 39529


New York: Dodd, Mead & Company 1978, 1st edition, 3rd printing. Brown presents a straightforward review of the problem to date (then running at 6 million metric tons annually), measures to prevent and contain, and recommendations. Dust jacket in protective cover and pasted down, 8vo in blue cloth, b&w photos throughout, index, 123pp, EX-LIBRARY with the usual markings on endpapers, contents clean with no marks, overall Good+/Good. View more info

Denuclearisation of the Oceans, The

By: Byers, R. B.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 13967


New York: St. Martin's 1986, 1st. Editor Byers presents a world-wide survey by various experts on the current nuclear use of the oceans, and an assessment of the prospects for making the seas nuclear-free. Dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, chronology, subject index, 270pp, as new, near Fine. View more info

Denuclearisation of the Oceans, The

By: Byers, R. B.

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 36723


New York: St. Martin's 1986, 1st. Editor Byers presents a world-wide survey by various experts on the current nuclear use of the oceans, and an assessment of the prospects for making the seas nuclear-free. Dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, chronology, subject index, 270pp, as new, near Fine. View more info

Crystal Desert, The

By: Campbell, David G.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 31548


Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company 1992, 1st printing. A splendid portrait of life in the one-third of Antarctica that is not a lifeless ice-cap, the Antarctic Peninsula and the sea around it. Dust jacket, 8vo halfbound in white cloth and white paper, bibliography, index, 308pp, as new, Fine. View more info

Colorado, The

By: Carrier

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 26931


Englewood CO: Westcliffe Publishers 1992. Large format photo-essay on the great river, with text by Jim Carrier and full-color photos throughout by Jim Richardson. Dust jacket, small folio in blue cloth, map endpapers, 184pp, as new, near Fine. View more info

Everglades

By: Caulfield, Patricia

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 21284


San Francisco: Sierra Club 1971, 1st. Text by various writers including Peter Matthiessen and John G. Mitchell, color photos. Dust jacket snagged along both edges, light blue cloth, small crescent portion of inside front endpaper missing, no marks, contents clean and tight, 10.5x13.75, Good. View more info

Everglades

By: Caulfield, Patricia

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 31759


San Francisco: Sierra Club 1971, 1st. Text by various writers including Peter Matthiessen and John G. Mitchell, with exquisite color photos. Dust jacket scuffed on corners, folio in light blue cloth, full-color photos throughout, contents clean and tight, 143pp, Very Good. View more info

Proceedings of the Bi-State Conference on the Chesapeake Bay

By: Chesapeake Research Conso

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 34760


Richmond: Commonwealth of Virginia, CRC Publication No. 61, 1977. A compilation of task force reports on the full range of issues relating to the Bay--its condition, its wildlife, its navigation, its development, and its preservation. SOFT cover, 8vo perfect-bound, 302pp, no marks, near Fine. View more info

Shoresaver's Handbook, The

By: Coombe

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 27882


New York: Lyons & Burford Publishers 1996. A concise explanation of what is happening to the beaches of North America, what has been done to help them, and specific practical advice on what we can do to help. SOFT cover, 8vo, list of information sources, index, 138pp, New. View more info

North Sea Oil: The Great Gamble

By: Cooper, Bryan

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 36765


Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company 1966. Cooper and co-author T. F. Gaskell explain in a detailed but non-technical manner how gas and oil deposits are formed, found, and tapped--and why the geology of the North Sea makes such an expensive gamble worthwhile. Dust jacket rather rubbed, 8vo half-bound in light and dark green cloth, 24 maps and illustrations, index, 179pp, front endpaper removed with gutter tape-reinforced, contents clean and tight with no marks, ove... View more info