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Image for Multiple Exposures:  Chronicles of the Radiation Age

Multiple Exposures: Chronicles of the Radiation Age

By: . Caufield, Catherine

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Stoddart: 1989

Seller ID: SCI0317


394 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Spine crease. Prev owner's note on front endpaper. A detailed look at high-energy (ionizing) radiation and our efforts to use, and protect ourselves from its increasing use, and the threat that it poses. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Decolonizing Nature: Strategies for Conservation in a Post-Colonial Era

By: Adams, William M. & Mulligan, Martin (Eds.)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Earthscan Publications: 2003

Seller ID: SCI0152


308 pp. Figures, tables. Edgewear. Some highlighter in text. An exploration of the colonial legacy's influence on contemporary conservation. Contains articles on the relationships between people, politics and nature in countries that were once part of the British Empire.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Search in the Desert

By: Allegro, John Marco

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Scientific Book Club: 1965

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: SCI0164


165 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears. Publisher's info on title page has sticker from Canadian Bookclub Centre, Montreal pasted over it. A first hand account of how an archaeological expedition to the Middle East happens. Allegro describes the inner workings, from proposal through to the actual dig.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Dawn in a Duckblind

By: Allen, Arthur A. & Kellogg, Peter Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1963

Seller ID: SCI0269


28 pp. Photos. Edgewear. Corners rubbed. 35 color photos of waterfowl, along with a 33 1/3 rpm record of their calls. Plastic comb binding. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Catalogue of Canadian Recent Mammals Bulletin No. 102

By: Anderson, Rudolph Martin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, National Museum of Canada: 1946

Seller ID: SCI0585


238 pp. Index. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Prev owner`s name on the front cover. Ffep has potion of upper corner cut out. Provides a distributional list of the different mammals that exist, or have existed in historic times in Canada. National Museum of Canada Bulletin No. 102.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Planning and Conducting Applied Agricultural Research

By: Andrew, Chris O.; Hildebrand, Peter E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, Westview Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI0154


94 pp. Grey cloth boards, blue lettering. Gift dedication on ffep, with a signature that appears to be that of one of the authors. Examines applied research as required by a client with a problem to solve. Provides an approach to researchable problems and how to efficiently resolve them.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Proceedings of the International Conference on Electron Transport in Metals and Solids

By: Anon.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Canadian Journal of Physics: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI0073


252 pp. Edges worn. Prev owner's name on front cover. Corners, spine rubbed. Proceedings of the conference held at Ottawa, September 10-14, 1956. Issued as a supplementary number to the Journal of Canadian Physics: Volume 34, December 1956, Number 12A.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Journal of Marine Research Volume 13, 1954 Number 1

By: Anon.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Sears Foundation for Marine Research Bingham Oceanographic Laboratory, Yale University: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI0138


155 pp. Edgewear. Number on rear cover. Contains the following papers: 1. K. O. Emery: Source of water in basins off southern California 2. Joseph Chase: A comparison of certain North Atlantic wind, tide guage and current data 3. R. G. Bader: The role of inorganic matter in determining the distribution of pelecypods in marine sediments 4. Masito Nakano, Sanae Unoki, Masao Hanzawa, Ryuzo Marumo and Jiro Fukouka: Oceanographic features of a submarine eruption that destroye... View more info

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21st Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 11th Conference on Biometerology and Aerobiology

By: Anon.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, U.S.A., American Meterological Society: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI0146


468 pp plus 60 pp joint papers. Illus. Light spine crease. Upper spine end bumped. Proceedings of the conferences, held in San Diego, California from March 7 - 11, 1994. Heavy book. ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Image for Genetic Manipulation in Crops: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Genetic Manipulation in Crops  The 3rd International Symposium on Haploidy; The 1st International Symposium on Somatic Cell Genetics in Crops Beijing 1984

Genetic Manipulation in Crops: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Genetic Manipulation in Crops The 3rd International Symposium on Haploidy; The 1st International Symposium on Somatic Cell Genetics in Crops Beijing 1984

By: Anon.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Cassell Tycooly: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI0158


446 pp. Illus. Corners bumped. Contains the papers presented at the International Symposium on Genetic Manipulation in crops, representing findings from over 100 of the world's leading researchers in haploidy and somatic cell genetics. Volume 22 in the Natural Resources and Environment Series.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Proceedings of the Royal Institution of Great Britain Vol. XXXIV, Part III, No. 156

By: Anon.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Institution of Great Britain: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI0166


200 pp. Illus. Small tear to upper end of spine. Prev owner's initials on front cover. Covers the weekly meetings of the Institution for 1949. Lists topics presented, with abstracts for some of the presentations.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Image for Experimental Cartography Report on the Oxford Symposium, October 1963

Experimental Cartography Report on the Oxford Symposium, October 1963

By: Anon.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Clarendon Press: 1964

Seller ID: SCI0194


93 pp. Usual library stamps and bindings. Contains abbreviated versions of the papers and discussions presented at the symposium. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Canadian Building Digests 1 - 100

By: Anon.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, On, Canada, National Research Council of Canada, Division of Building Research: 1968

Seller ID: SCI0206


Unpaginated. Edgewear. Corners rubbed. Date and number written on front cover. Some spot staining to front cover. The consolidated issue of the first 100 monthly Building Digests issued by the NRC, covering various facets of building construction in Canada. Heavy book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Polar Bears Proceedings of the 2nd Working Meeting of Polar Bear Specialists

Polar Bears Proceedings of the 2nd Working Meeting of Polar Bear Specialists

By: Anon.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Morges, Switzerland, International Union for Coservation of Nature and Natural Resources: 1970

Seller ID: SCI0270


88 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Proceedings of the meeting held at Morges, Switzerland 1 - 4 February 1970. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Ionizing Radiation and Life An Introduction to Radiation Biology and Biological Radiotracer Methods

Ionizing Radiation and Life An Introduction to Radiation Biology and Biological Radiotracer Methods

By: Arena, Victor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Saint Louis, Mo, U. S. A., C. V. Mosby Company: 1971

Seller ID: SCI0278


543 pp. Illus. Spine, corners bumped. Bookplate on inside front cover. A treatment of the effects of ionizing radiations as applied to the life sciences. Heavy book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Ecological Viewpoint

By: Balch, R. E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation: 1965

Seller ID: SCI0424


58 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. The text of five half-hour lectures as broadcast on CBC University of the Air in the spring of 1965. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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In Search of Reptiles and Amphibians

By: Bartlett, Richard D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, E. J. Brill: 1988

Seller ID: SCI0392


363 pages. Index. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Spine sunned. A study of the reptiles and amphibians of North and South America. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Human Osteology:  A Laboratory and Field Manual of the Skeleton

Human Osteology: A Laboratory and Field Manual of the Skeleton

By: Bass, William M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Columbia, Missouri, Missouri Archaeological Society: 1976

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: SCI0609


281 pp. Index. References. Drawings. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Prev owner's name on the inside front cover. Front cover creased. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Digital Forest

By: Baxter, Thomas C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Thunder Bay, ON, Canada, Superior Lore Books: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI0025


300 pp. Index. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Prev owner's name on ffep. A look at the problems and solutions of sustaining life on the planet while maintaining our lifestyles and economy. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Dancing with Whales

By: Beamish, Peter

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Saint John's, Newfoundland, Canada, Creative Publishers: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SCI0104


164 pp. Diagrams. Errata sheet laid in. Inscribed, with a whale drawing, by author on title page. Plasticized surface covering of rear cover wrinkled in one area. A fascinating accoun of the author's studies of the world's largest mammals.; Signed by Author View more info