Earth sciences

    Reading the Rocks: How Victorian Geologists Discovered the Secret of Life

    By Brenda Maddox

    Hardback £14.46

    A rich and exuberant group biography of the first geologists, the people who were first to excavate from the layers of the world its buried history. These first geologists were made up primarily, and inevitably, of gentlemen with the necessary wealth to support their interests, yet boosting their numbers, expanding...

    Atmosphere and Climate of Mars

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    Hardback Save £20.01 = £124.99

    This volume reviews all aspects of Mars atmospheric science from the surface to space, and from now and into the past.

    Coal Mining in the East Neuk of Fife

    By John McManus

    Hardback Save £1.29 = £23.70

    Coal mining in Fife has an industrial history of four hundred years, although, in the East Neuk of Fife, despite many accessible and shallow deposits, the industry is long inactive. John McManus provides a survey of the geology and a history of the socio-economic factors that led to the rise...

    Mull, Iona & Ardnamurchan: Landscapes in Stone

    By Alan McKirdy

    Paperback £6.65

    The latest in a new series of books which explain how Scotland's scenery was made, why it looks the way it does today and how it has changed over millions of years

    Argyll & the Islands: Landscapes in Stone

    By Alan McKirdy

    Paperback £6.65

    The latest in a new series of books which explain how Scotland's scenery was made, why it looks the way it does today and how it has changed over millions of years

    Rogue Waves

    By Michel Olagnon

    Paperback £18.46

    Rogue waves remain something of a mystery. Long believed to be a myth or an exaggeration, they haven't been the subject of any kind of serious in-depth research - until now. This book makes rigorous marine science accessible to all, exploring the causes and frequency of rogue waves, and the...

    Conservation for the Anthropocene Ocean: Interdisciplinary Science in Support of Nature and People

    Paperback £44.02

    Conservation for the Anthropocene Ocean: Interdisciplinary Science in Support of Nature and People emphasizes strategies to better connect the practice of marine conservation with the needs and priorities of a growing global human population. It conceptualizes nature and people as part of shared ecosystems, with interdisciplinary methodologies and science-based applications...

    Stegosaurus

    By Paul Barrett

    Hardback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    An engaging guide to the discovery and scientific impact of the Natural History Museum's famous Stegosaurus skeleton.

    Atmospheric and Oceanic Fluid Dynamics

    By Geoffrey K. Vallis

    Hardback £74.28

    This second edition, now in full-color, provides a unified and comprehensive treatment of the atmosphere and ocean, for advanced students and researchers.

    Growing a Revolution

    By David R. Montgomery

    Hardback Save £3.04 = £18.95

    An inspiring vision for restoring the soil that feeds us all and turns agriculture into a solution for environmental crises.

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