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  1. Old Worlds New Worlds

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 17th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Glaciers

    By Peter Knight

    This book offers a comprehensive and detailed summary of our knowledge and understanding of glaciers and sets them within a global environment context. The text explains the significance both of recent advances in glaciology, and of teh many research problms that remain to be solved. The...

    Published February 18th 1999 by Routledge

  3. The Biosphere and Noosphere Reader

    Global Environment, Society and Change

    Edited by David Pitt, Paul R. Samson

    The Reader is the first comprehensive history of the noosphere and biosphere. Drawing on classical influences, modern parallels, and insights into the future, the Reader traces the emergence of noosphere and biosphere concepts within the concept of environmental change. Reproducing material from...

    Published December 9th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Climate, Change and Risk

    Edited by Thomas Downing, A. Olsthoorn, R.S.J. Tol

    Climate, Change and Risk presents an overview of 'extreme' weather related events and our ability to cope with them. It focuses on society's responses, insurance matters and methodologies for the analysis of climatic hazards. Drawing on worldwide research from the leading names in the field this...

    Published December 2nd 1998 by Routledge

  5. Ecosystem Management

    Adaptive Strategies For Natural Resource Organizations in the Twenty-First Century

    By William Burch

    Published November 30th 1998 by CRC Press

  6. Fundamentals of Environmental Discharge Modeling

    By Lorin R. Davis

    Series: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

    This book examines engineering and mathematical models for documenting and approving mechanical and environmental discharges. The author emphasizes engineering design considerations as well as applications to waste water and atmospheric discharges.Chapters discuss:the fundamentals of turbulent jet...

    Published November 22nd 1998 by CRC Press

  7. Fluvial Forms and Processes

    A New Perspective, 2nd Edition

    By David Knighton

    David Knighton's best-selling book looks at the wide range of forms developed by natural rivers and the processes responsible for that development. The book combines empirical and theoretical approaches, and provides a critical assessment of the many schools of thought which have emerged for...

    Published October 31st 1998 by Routledge

  8. Atmospheric Processes and Systems

    By Russell D. Thompson

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environmental Science

    Atmospheric Processes and Systems presents a concise introduction to the atmosphere and the fundamentals of weather. Examining different aspects of the mass, energy and circulation systems in the atmosphere, this text provides detailed accounts of specific phenomena, including* the composition and...

    Published August 19th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Weathering

    An Introduction to the Scientific Principles

    By Will Bland, David Rolls

    Our landscape is constantly changing, but before the dramatic effects of erosion and mass movement take place, more subtle forces work on the rocks, minerals and soils around us. Weathering is the initial process which exposes the top few layers of the Earth to the potential for change.This book...

    Published July 30th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Observing Global Climate Change

    By Kyrill Ya Kondratyev, Arthur P. Cracknell

    This collaborative book aims to offer a comprehensive introduction to global climate, the way it is currently changing, the role of earth, air and satellite observation and monitoring, and subsequent climate modelling. It focuses on the interaction between natural and anthropogenic human- made...

    Published July 14th 1998 by CRC Press