Books tagged: environmental concerns

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Thinking Green: Ethics for a Small Planet
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,560. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Nothing short of an environmental manifesto for mankind, this extraordinary and learned treatise teaches a different way of thinking about humans’ place on the planet.
Native State
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,770. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Category: Screenplays » Sci-Fi
Two hundred years after Earth's environmental collapse humankind survives in satellites. A handful of humans work on the planet’s surface destroying every vestige of the industrial age. But now someone, or something, is killing them. Two cops attempt to solve the murders, and a greater mystery, a conspiracy to exterminate Earth’s newest species, the one that may have taken Man’s place.
Peak of the Devil: 100 Questions (and answers) About Peak Oil
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,110. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010 by Satya House Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Long-overdue foundation to critical global issue that is Peak Oil. With a deceptively light-hearted and witty tone, Haynes reveals how deeply connected oil is to virtually everything we buy and use, how looming scarcity will change how we live, and what we can do to prepare. After all, after Peak Oil there is a good chance that 100 years from now will look like 100 years ago, if we are lucky.
The Rape of Britain - Wind Farms and the Destruction of our Environment
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Hard-hitting attack on the government’s windfarms policy, backed up by data and delivered in an engaging style.
The View from the Hill
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Series: The View from the Hill, Book 1. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 28,550. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The View from the Hill The view from the hill is a collection of articles and observations of life. I have tried to take a far from the madding crowd perspective. It is, if you like a view from afar, an appraisal, a stock take. These observations whilst covering a wide spectrum of modern day woes are not in truth modern.
The Sea Disposal of Chemical Weapons
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Price: $19.00 USD. Words: 66,080. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Ticking Time Bomb. Between 1946 and 1990, on the order of 754,975 tons (over 1.5 billion pounds or 684 million kilograms) of chemical weapons were disposed in European waters. At least 21 European Nations are now potentially at risk because of the expected toxic effect on marine life and the food chain.
From Thine Own Well
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 66,370. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Wonderfully realistic dystopian! Who controls the water -- controls the masses. Disillusioned former Yukon mining exploration worker, Landon McGuire, is torn from his self-imposed exile into a Canada he no longer recognizes. Deceit, threats and violence emphasize the reality that economy trumps environment even when lives are at stake.
Mum, What's Happening to our Water? Second Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection
This book details the impact on the live of Amy, her family, her pets and her community. This is a story based on facts gathered via interviews and reports over time. It is based on the story of a family in Queensland, Australia, but this could be anywhere in the world. Read how coal seam gas impacts for ever on the people and their environment. Scary stuff!
Downstream ~ A Witherston Murder Mystery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,780. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
At the celebration of his hundredth birthday, local billionaire Francis Hearty Withers announces to the people gathered on the front lawn of Witherston Baptist Church that he has finalized his will. In it he bequeaths $1 billion to his north Georgia hometown of Witherston and another $1 billion to be divided up equally among the town’s 4,000 residents—but it has some unanticipated consequences...
All types of waste that we produce!!
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
City generates an estimated 13.8 tons of waste per month out of which 40% are biodegradable. There are serious compliance related issues and the provisions of Municipal waste handling rules 2000 have not been complied at all. The does not practice proper segregation, improper door to door collection or safe storage practices as required by law. The top management has not specified policy interven