Books tagged: ecology

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SINKHOLE a tragedy of the machine age
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,730. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
“Jute has concocted an elaborate, cinematic, vivid mayhem-epic. The merry-go-round action keeps shifting from the doings above (panic, horror, crass media, rescue attempts) to the doings below, where a colorful assortment of survivors creep around in a sci-fi landscape of blood, mud, oil, and rubble. Fare for techno-disaster buffs, with grisly, imaginative touches.” — Kirkus Reviews
Responsibilities Then Rights
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 162,680. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
This book disagrees that any person has full rights irrespective of what they do in and to our society. Fixing words on paper cannot fix meaning and so implications. Such ideas are simply that and relevant to existing conditions. Fixed words dangerously allow some to exercise a form of escapism while for others they advance their ambition through blaming and causing harm.
A journey in the Amazon forest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Learning, understanding and protecting is Nature-vision main goal. In this ebook you will discover the Amazon rainforest learning about 10 species, facts and news about the ecosystem.
Airpower and the Environment: The Ecological Implications of Modern Air Warfare - World War II Secondary Effects, Great Plains, Vietnam Eradication, Africa, Israeli Negev Desert, Collateral Damage
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 105,470. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Balancing strategic and operational needs with both military and environmental ethics is certainly not impossible, and responsible armed forces are already beginning to think about how best to balance what superficially seem to be (but actually are not) competing imperatives.
Flora and Fauna of the AIMST University
Price: Free! Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Biological Diversity, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
A Book to promote awareness about the importance of conserving Biodiversity and the Environment in line with ‘World Environment Day’ (WED) and the ‘International Day for Biological Diversity’ (IDB).
Kelly Mows the Lawn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
Kelly wants to play ball, but has to mow the lawn first. She gets knocked out doing a repair to the lawnmower, and wakes up in a new world - she’s the size of an ant with the lawn like a big forest around her. She meets a real ant whose name is Andrew, and has some adventures while learning some things about the ecology of the lawn.
Aquila
You set the price! Words: 21,520. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
Cap and Jennifer are having a normal summer afternoon playing on a beach on the Bay of Fundy when a riptide carries them out to sea, where a big Humpback whale rescues them, and shows them a bit about whale life.
Caulerpa Conquest: A Biological Eradication on the California Coast
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life
Rarely have global battles in the war on invasive species been successful. Even tougher is fighting a mutant genetic clone of a natural counterpart on a marine coast. The first known Western Hemisphere detection of the invasive algae Caulerpa taxifolia occurred in So. California. Caulerpa Conquest is the true story of the 2000 to 2006 precedent-setting local eradication effort.
Peregrin's Jungle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,500. Language: British English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
Deep in the heart of Africa, a danger threatens to disturb the peace of the rainforests. Peregrin embarks on a journey to escape ivory poachers, crossing a landscape of jungles, volcanoes, mountains and waterfalls. Along the way, he meets a true friend with whom he discusses the ecology of the rainforests. Adventure, ecology, climate change and conservation are the themes of this story.
Settlement Patterns and Ecosystem Pressures in the Peruvian Rainforest: Understanding the Impacts of Indigenous Peoples on Biodiversity
Price: Free! Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016 by Amakella Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
To what extent do regional socioeconomic processes influence the level of ecosystem pressure being exerted by indigenous groups? In Manu National Park, increments in environmental pressures have been associated with an increased disruption of the indigenous livelihoods, created mostly by the intensification of regional socioeconomic activities and changes in settlement patterns.