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1 "Bakker, Robert T." The Dinosaur Heresies: New Theories Unlocking the Mystery of the Dinosaurs and Their Extinction
William Morrow & Co 0688042872 / 9780688042875 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 7.00 USD
The Eternal Darkness: a personal history of deep-sea exploration, "Ballard, Robert D."
2 "Ballard, Robert D." The Eternal Darkness: a personal history of deep-sea exploration
"Princeton, NJ" 2000 069109554X / 9780691095547 "(Signed, 1st edition)" Trade Paperback FINE 
"Signed by author. As new - gift quality. ""One of the greatest schientific and archaeological featds of our time has been to finally cast light on the 'eternal darkness' of the deep sea. This is the story of that achievement, told by the man who has done more than any other to kae it possible..."" 388 indexed pages including extensive ""Further Reading"" list." 
Price: 32.95 USD
3 "Bartelli, Klingebiel, Baird & Heddleson" Soil Surveys and Land Use Planning
1966 "(7th printing, 1977)" Hardbound VERY GOOD- 
"Tight, bright, clean, slight flare to covers. 19 essays on ""soil survey, or soil mapping...the process of determining the soil types, or other properties of the soil cover, over a landscape, and mapping them for others to understand and use"" as applied to planning for development or agriculture. 187 illustrated pages." 
Price: 7.95 USD
4 "Beasley, Gregory & McCarty" Erosion and Sediment Pollution Control
"Ames, IA" 1984 0813815304 / 9780813815305 (2nd edition) Hardbound FINE 
"As new - gift quality! Classic reference for those in soil conservation. Excellent for determining erosion factors and soil loss as well as checking the results of computer modeling programs for terrace and water impound structures. 654 indexed, illustrated pages with problems and source list at the end of each chapter. " 
Price: 94.95 USD
5 "Cadoux, Jean" One Thousand Metres Down: True Adventures Under the Earth
NY 1957 Hardbound VERY GOOD+/Good-(DJ) 
"Tight, bright. Clean interior, light age soil to exterior edges and endpapers, faint tilt. DJ is intact but rubbed, lightly age-soiled and has frayed edges. How a 1956 French expedition set a new spelunking record exploring the Cuves de Sassenage. Book tells the tale of the week long expedition to 4000 feet (1130 metres) below the ground. Includes maps and black and white photos." 
Price: 13.95 USD
6 "Chapman, Carleton A." The Geology of Acadia National Park
"Old Greenwich, CT" 1970 Trade Paperback NEAR FINE 
"Tight, bright, clean interior, faint age soil to exterior, square. 128 illustrated (maps, photos, charts) pages. Contents: The Geologic Story of Mt. Desert Island; Self-Guided Trips for Mt. Desert Island; A Visit to Schoodic Peninsula; By Boat to Isle Au Haut." 
Price: 11.95 USD
7 "Chisholm, Holzheimer, Robinson" Nantucket Island: A Natural and Visual resource Analysis
"Cambridge, MA" Oversize Paperback GOOD 
"Tight, bright, clean interior except for crayon scribbles inside both covers, foxing and light age soil to exterior, square. An Earth Science overview of Nantucket - geology, vegetation, soils then-and-now, hydrology, + history and current land use. 124 pages, profusely illustrated with Maps and Charts. 14x8.5x.5' (40x21.5x1.1cm)" 
Price: 18.95 USD
8 "Dinges, Ray" Natural Systems for Water Pollution Control
NY c1982 0442201664 / 9780442201661 (1st edition) Hardbound NEAR FINE / near fine dj 
"As new except for light sticker residue and faint edgewear to dust jacket and faint foxing to top exterior page edges. ""Many systems used today to combat water pollution are very costly and may even cause byproducts or their own that aren't favorable to the environment., However, there area low technology, natural system that not only benefit the environment but also save money because their energy comes from sources that require no fuel combustion..."" 252 indexed pages." 
Price: 14.95 USD
9 "Fisher, Howard" Electrical Trades: Blueprint Reading and Sketching - Commercial
"Albany, NY" 1957 (Stated First Edition) Oversize Paperback 
"Tight, bright, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, wear to edges of cover. Blueprints in back pocket, as new but #3 of 11 is missing. Workbook illustrating how to read blueprints and electrical diagrams for commercial spaces. Includes units on installations for a drugstore, bakery, insurance office, doctor's office, beauty salon, and on specific circuits, telephone raceway systems, lighting fixtures, and installing electrical meters. 152 pages, spiral-bound, illustrated with review problems in each section." 
Price: 14.95 USD
The Weather Makers: How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth, "Flannery, Tim"
10 "Flannery, Tim" The Weather Makers: How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth
Grove Press 0802142923 / 9780802142924 Trade Paperback very good 

Price: 7.50 USD
11 "Garriott, Edward B." "Cold Waves and Frosts in the United States, U.S. Department of Agriculture Weather Bureau Bulletin P"
"Washington, DC" 1906 Oversize Hardbound GOOD+ 
"Tight, faint age toning of pages, clean, square. Bright blue pebbled cloth with gilt lettering, Rubbed corners and spine ends and edges. Softened spine ends. A few light spots on covers. 22 pages of text + 164 pages of charts (2 to a page) of US showing lines of barometric readings and temperatures plus wind directions summarizing and classifying ""the more important cold waves and frosts that occurred from 1888 to 1902, inclusive."" In addition, a section of brief descriptions of ""Historical Cold Periods in the United States"" from 1717 to 1888 gathered from a variety to sources. 12x9.25""" 
Price: 59.95 USD
12 "Gillam, W. Sherman (Intro)" Saline Water Conversion (Advances in Chemistry Series #27)
"Washington, DC" 1960 Oversize Paperback GOOD- 
"Ex-library with expected markings. Tight, clean, slight curl. Rubbed and chipped cover edges. Reading crease on spine. ""A collection of papers comprising the Symposium on Saline Water Conversion, presented before the Division of Water and Waste Chemistry at the 137th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Cleveland, Ohio, April 1960."" 246 pages. 22 papers on the methods of desalinization: distillation; processes utilizing membranes; separation by freezing; other physical, chemical, electrical, or biological processes." 
Price: 22.95 USD
13 "Goel, Rajendra Kumar" Contribution a l'etude des Foraminiferes du Cretace Superior de la Basse-Seine
"Bordeaux, France" 1962 Oversize Paperback VERY GOOD- 
"Tight, bright, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, tilted. Curled corners. Faint water stains along top edges of plate pages. ""Contribution to the study of Cretaceous Foraminifera Superior Lower Seine"". Text in French. ""Thèses prèsentées a la faculte des sciences de L'Universite de Bordeaux pour obtenir le grade de Docteur es Science Naturelles par Rajendra Kumar Goel M.Sc. Geology (INDE). 257 pages + plates, 10.5 x 8.25"" (26.5 x 20.5cm). Oversize, may require additional postage." 
Price: 39.95 USD
14 "Hord, R. Michael" Digital Image Processing of Remotely Sensed Date
NY 1982 123556201 (1st edition) Hardbound FINE 
"As new - gift quality! ""Notes and Reports in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics #5"" 256 indexed, illustrated pages. ""a practical approach…with emphasis on application examples and algorithms"" to converting the ""hundreds of pictures of the earth"" into ""arrays of numbers for transmission and processing""." 
Price: 38.95 USD
15 "Huntington, Ellsworth" "The Red Man's Continent (The Chronicles of America Series, Volume I)"
"New Haven, CT" 1921 Hardbound VERY GOOD+/ No DJ 
"Falls open to center, faint page yellowing, clean, square. Sticker remnants and small chip inside front cover. Faintest of edgewear to covers. Beautiful exterior with navy cloth with elaborate gilt and white designs on cover and spine. ""the author has aimed first to present in readable form the main facts about the geographical environment of American history..."" ""designed for the general reader..."" 183 indexed pages with fold-out maps and tissues intact over illustrations, 8-1/8x5"" (20.6x13cm)." 
Price: 15.95 USD
16 "Lambert, David" The Field Guide to Geology
Facts on File 0816020329 / 9780816020324 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 7.45 USD
17 "Leet, L. Don & Florence" Earthquake: Discoveries in Seismology
NY 1964 (1st printing) Paperback FINE 
"As new- gift quality! ""the awesome story of nature's most shattering and destructive force.""" 
Price: 7.95 USD
18 "MacFall, Russell P., Wollin, Jay" Fossils for Amateurs: A Guide to Collecting and Preparing Invertebrate Fossils
Van Nostrand Reinhold 0442263503 / 9780442263508 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 6.25 USD
19 "Mineta, Norman" Discovering Earth's Final Frontier: A U.S. Strategy for Ocean Exploration
"Washington, DC" 2000 Oversize Paperback FAIR 
"READING COPY Tight, bright and clean, but water damage has curled outside edge. Neither stained nor musty. Perfectly readable and otherwise unmarked. ""The Report of the President's Panel on Ocean Exploration. "" Chairman of the Panel: Dr. Marcia McNutt, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute. Published by U.S. Department of Commerce/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Secretary. Norman Y. Mineta. 64 pages with occasional illustrations, 10-7/8x8-3/8x3/8"" (27.7x21.2x.7cm" 
Price: 24.95 USD
20 "Pough, Frederick H." A Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals (Peterson Field Guides)
Houghton Mifflin (T) 0395240476 / 9780395240472 Hardcover GOOD 

Price: 7.00 USD
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