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The Encyclopedia of Earth

A Complete Visual Guide

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780520254718

Category: Nature

Page: 608

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Provides comprehensive information on the planet, including its geological history, physical composition, weather, and humankind's relationship with the Earth.

Encyclopedia of Weather and Climate Change

Author: Juliane L. Fry

Publisher: Thomas Reed Publications

ISBN: 9781408132104

Category: Climatic changes

Page: 512

View: 1414

With breathtaking scope, this resource tells you everything you need to know about the weather and climate in a straightforward but thorough way, helped by lavish photographs and highly detailed diagrams, maps and charts.

The Encyclopedia of Animals

A Complete Visual Guide

Author: Fred Cooke

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520244060

Category: Nature

Page: 608

View: 5680

Presents a survey of all animal groups, with diagrams, distribution maps, color photographs. and overviews of animal evolution, behavior, habitats, and adaptation.

Enzyklopädie der Tiere

Author: David Alderton

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783905851236

Category:

Page: 448

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The Reference Librarian's Bible: Print and Digital Reference Resources Every Library Should Own

Author: Steven W. Sowards,Chenoweth Juneal

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1440860629

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 440

View: 6915

Divided into dedicated categories about the subjects most meaningful to librarians, this valuable resource reviews 500 texts across all major fields. • Critically assesses the most widely held reference titles • Includes LC and Dewey classifications for every title • Serves as an indispensable information literacy tool • Makes finding titles easy with organization by subject

Earth Sciences

Notable Research and Discoveries

Author: Kyle Kirkland

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 0816074429

Category: Reference

Page: 212

View: 4592

Presents recent research and discoveries in Earth science in six fields, including geothermal energy, Earth's magnetic field, and earthquake forecasting.

Tiere

Die große Bild-Enzyklopädie mit über 2.000 Arten

Author: David Burnie

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783831033645

Category:

Page: 632

View: 5736

Nature

Author: Facts On File, Incorporated

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 1438131364

Category: Natural history

Page: 129

View: 3158

Describes the education, training, earnings, and outlook associated with twenty careers in nature, including biologists, botanists, ecologists, environmental engineers, geologists, and oceanographers.

The Evolution of Meteorology

A Look into the Past, Present, and Future of Weather Forecasting

Author: Kevin Anthony Teague,Nicole Gallicchio

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119136156

Category: Science

Page: 272

View: 8709

The essential guide to the history, current trends, and the future of meteorology This comprehensive review explores the evolution of the field of meteorology, from its infancy in 3000 bc, through the birth of fresh ideas and the naming of the field as a science, to the technology boom, to today. The Evolution of Meteorology reveals the full story of where meteorology was then to where it is now, where the field is heading, and what needs to be done to get the field to levels never before imagined. Authored by experts of the topic, this book includes information on forecasting technologies, organizations, governmental agencies, and world cooperative projects. The authors explore the ancient history of the first attempts to understand and predict weather and examine the influence of the very early birth of television, computers, and technologies that are useful to meteorology. This modern-day examination of meteorology is filled with compelling research, statistics, future paths, ideas, and suggestions. This vital resource: Examines current information on climate change and recent extreme weather events Starts with the Ancient Babylonians and ends with the largest global agreement of any kind with the Paris Agreement Includes current information on the most authoritative research in the field of meteorology Contains data on climate change theories and understanding, as well as extreme weather statistics and histories This enlightening text explores in full the history of the study of meteorology in order to bring awareness to the overall path and future prospects of meteorology.

The Animal Book

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1409350290

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 6643

The wonders of the natural world come to life in full colour in the ultimate book on animals and insects The Animal Book is the complete guide to the natural world for curious children and budding naturalists. From the tiny toadstool to the giant oak, the smallest spider to the largest elephant, the wonders of life are here to see in stunning photo galleries. With over 1,500 species of animals and plants to learn about, The Animal Book is perfect for school projects and homework. The 'Tree of Life' at the start of the book will show you how species are connected, as well as guiding you through everything from microscopic life to fish, birds, reptiles and mammals. Ever wondered how a polar bear looks when trying to catch fish? Amazing full page pictures show you animals in their natural habitats, going about their lives. Fact boxes and amazing galleries take you on a complete learning journey. The Animal Book really is the ultimate book on the natural world, from A(moeba) to Z(ebra).

Animals

Author: Stuart Levine

Publisher: Cherry Lake

ISBN: 160279572X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 1924

The Hands on Science series provide students with background on key concepts in Science. Each title includes engaging hands on exercises that help bring the concepts to life for kids. Real World Science: Animals, provide information on the basic needs of animals, and the body parts and behaviors that help animals meet their needs.

Die Enzyklopädie des Wetters und des Klimawandels

Author: Juliane L. Fry

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783866901933

Category:

Page: 512

View: 5686

School Library Journal

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Children's libraries

Page: N.A

View: 3424

Library Journal

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Libraries

Page: N.A

View: 3577

The encyclopedia of mammals

a complete visual guide

Author: George McKay

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781740896689

Category: Mammals

Page: 224

View: 3144

Earth

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Earth sciences

Page: N.A

View: 2363

Official Meeting Program

Author: Ecological Society of America. Meeting

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Ecology

Page: N.A

View: 9332

Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Natural sciences

Page: 23

View: 3602

Senior High Core Collection

A Selection Guide

Author: Raymond W. Barber,Patrice Bartell

Publisher: Hw Wilson Co

ISBN: 9780824210861

Category: Best books

Page: 1456

View: 2763

- More than 6,500 books in the initial clothbound volume, plus more than 2,400 new titles in four annual supplements. - New coverage of biographies, art, sports, Islam and the Middle East, and cultural diversity. - Special focus on graphic novels, primary source materials, nonbook materials, and periodicals. - Analytic entries for items in collections and anthologies.

Choice

Publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries, a Division of the American Library Association

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Academic libraries

Page: N.A

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