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A Concise Guide to the Seashore
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£5.99   £2.99

The Age of Islands: In Search of New and Disappearing Islands
Alastair Bonnett
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£14.99   £2.75

Cities for a Small Continent: International Handbook of City Recovery
Anne Power
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£27.99   £4.75

Through varied case studies this original book compares changes between Northern and Southern European countries, bigger and smaller cities over 10 years, to present a compelling framework showing how Europe's post-industrial cities are striving to combat environmental and social unravelling.


The Map Tour (Royal Geographical Society)
Hugh Thomson
Condition: New
£30.00   £16.99

The Map Tour is an exquisite collection of maps tracing the evolution of tourism from the late 1600s to the elite realms of the Grand Tour and then beyond the boundaries of the known world.


Earth-Shattering Events: Earthquakes, Nations and Civilization
Andrew Robinson
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£23.44   £6.99

Since antiquity, on every continent, human beings in search of attractive landscapes and economic prosperity have made a Faustian bargain with the risk of devastation by an earthquake. Today, around half of the world's largest cities - as many as sixty - lie in areas of major seismic activity. This book presents a scientific study of earthquakes.


Geographers: Biobibliographical Studies, Volume 37
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£150.00   £19.99

Geographers: Biobibliographical Studies, Volume 37 explores the concept of distinction in geography. Through the lives of six geographers working in Brazil, North America, Europe and Reunion, it investigates what distinction consists of, how we identify and celebrate it and how it relates to quotidian ...


The Ladder Dancer
Roz Southey
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£19.99   £12.99

A Charles Patterson mystery - Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, 1736. A foggy September evening. When a child is ridden down and killed by an unknown horseman, musician sleuth Charles Patterson, the only witness close enough to see that the collision was no accident, vows to hunt down the rider. But there are distractions, ...


Great World Atlas
DK
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£75.00   £49.99

An atlas of the world which presents a picture of Earth. It also presents cloud-free satellite images, terrain models and high-definition large-scale maps, including fold outs. It helps you to find out what you want to know about Earth from detailed facts on key topics from industry, natural resources and agriculture to communications.


The Age of Islands
Alastair Bonnett
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£9.99   £3.99

'Extraordinary... A fascinating and intelligent book.' Sunday Times New islands are being built at an unprecedented rate whether for tourism or territorial ambition, while many islands are disappearing or fragmenting because of rising sea levels. It is a strange planetary spectacle, creating an ever-changing ...


Performing Mountains
Jonathan Pitches
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£72.99

Launching the landmark Performing Landscapes series, Performing Mountains brings together for the first time Mountain Studies and Performance Studies in order to examine an international selection of dramatic responses to mountain landscapes.


My First Atlas of the 50 States
Georgia Beth
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£7.99

In this bright and colorful atlas, journey through all of America's 50 states, from Alabama to Wyoming, to learn what makes each one special—featuring each state's most iconic animals, most amazing natural wonders, and most famous landmarks. Go sight-seeing in California to find the famous Hollywood ...


The Geography of Risk
Gilbert M. Gaul
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This century has seen the costliest hurricanes in U.S. history—but who bears the brunt of these monster storms? Consider this: Five of the most expensive hurricanes in history have made landfall since 2005: Katrina ($160 billion), Ike ($40 billion), Sandy ($72 billion), Harvey ($125 billion), and Maria ...


Reshaping the Modern City: SLCE Architects
Thomas Mellins
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£34.95   £14.99

This book delves into the story of SLCE Architects across 75 years, highlighting their outstanding contribution to the New York and tri-state area in architectural design and property development as well as the logistics surrounding construction.


Management Of Transboundary Water Resources Under Scarcity: A Multidisciplinary Approach
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£110.85

Water scarcity due to climate change, population growth, and economic development is a critical issue in many semi-arid and arid regions around the world. Water scarcity is especially critical in regions where water is shared by several riparian states and used for competing purposes (irrigation, domestic, industry, environment, and hydropower).


Waterworlds: Anthropology in Fluid Environments
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£57.95

In one form or another, water participates in the making and unmaking of people's lives, practices, and stories. Contributors analyse the union of water and social lives, thereby challenging anthropologists to foreground the mutable character of their subjects and responsibly engage with the generative role of cultural analysis.


Water and Politics in Turkey: Structural Change and EU Accession
Vakur Sumer
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£56.85

The Water Framework Directive of the European Union is the centrepiece legislation for the management of European waters. It is regarded by many as the most significant piece of European environmental legislation ever introduced and it demands a fundamental change in the way that water resources planning and management is understood.


Urban Poverty in Turkey: Development and Modernisation in Low-Income Communities
Burcu Senturk
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£33.20

Gecekondu settlements-or shanty towns-in large Turkish cities are mostly populated by low-income families, many of which have migrated from the villages of Central Anatolia. The rise of the Islamist party AKP in the 1990s and 2000s had a large impact on how these gecekondus are examined, and how they ...


Water
Sarah Levete
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£0.99

Big Picture series brings the world and its wonders to life for young
readers. Full of fascinating information from across the globe, from
animals and homes to the most interesting jobs in history.


Storm Force: How Britain Has Been Forged by the Wind
Andrew Beattie
Condition: New
£9.35

Charts the impact wind has had on history, including the Roman invasion, the Spanish Armada, the transformation of the Fens, the D-Day landings, and much more


Future Arctic: Field Notes from a World on the Edge
Edward Struzik
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£14.99

Explores the changing Arctic and why it should matter to the rest of the world. This book offers a clear-eyed look at the rapidly shifting dynamics in the Arctic region, a harbinger of changes that will reverberate throughout our entire world. It offers a combination of extensive on-the-ground research, storytelling, and policy analysis.

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