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Basics of environmental science

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Basics of environmental science by Michael Allaby. 2nd edition Routledge 2000. Paperback in very good condition.
A popular student text offers an engaging introduction to environmental study. It covers the entire breadth of the environmental sciences, providing concise, non-technical explanations of physical processes and systems and the effects of human activities. In this second edition the scientific background to major environmental issues is clearly explained. These include:* global warming* genetically modified foods* desertification* acid rain* deforestation* human population growth * depleting resources* nuclear power generation* descriptions of the 10 major biomes. Special student text features include illustrations and explanatory diagrams, boxed case studies, concepts and definitions.

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Author(s):
Michael Allaby
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
25x16x1.5cm
Edition:
2nd edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
041521176X
ISBN-13:
9780415211765
Number of pages:
324
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Basics of environmental science

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Basics of environmental science by Michael Allaby. 2nd edition Routledge 2000. Paperback in very good condition.
A popular student text offers an engaging introduction to environmental study. It covers the entire breadth of the environmental sciences, providing concise, non-technical explanations of physical processes and systems and the effects of human activities. In this second edition the scientific background to major environmental issues is clearly explained. These include:* global warming* genetically modified foods* desertification* acid rain* deforestation* human population growth * depleting resources* nuclear power generation* descriptions of the 10 major biomes. Special student text features include illustrations and explanatory diagrams, boxed case studies, concepts and definitions.

Author(s):
Michael Allaby
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
25x16x1.5cm
Edition:
2nd edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
041521176X
ISBN-13:
9780415211765
Number of pages:
324
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Basics of environmental science

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