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Environment and Conservation

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Science:Geography:Environment and Conservation

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1 Report of the Inquiry into the 2002-2003 Victorian Bushfires
Victoria (Australia) State Government of Victoria 2003 0731114884 / 9780731114887 First Paperback Very Good + 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
334 pp. Light wear to illustrated wraps. Corners a little curled. Spine uncreased. Internally unmarked, unwrinkled and solidly bound. Illustrated with maps, charts, diagrams, colour photos. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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2 Archer, John Twenty-Thirst Century: the future of water in Australia
Pearl Beach, NSW, Australia Pure Water Press 2005 0646445359 / 9780646445359 First Paperback As New 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
159 pp. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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3 Bowdler, Sandra Aboriginal Sites on the Crown-timber lands of New South Wales: A Report to the Forestry Commission of New South Wales
Sydney Forestry Commission of New South Wales 1983 Paperback Good+ 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
95 pp. Illustrated wraps tidily covered in clear adhesive plastic. Original price sticker on back cover (under the plastic). No lettering to spine. Very light foxing to upper edge of text block. Number stamped to first page, otherwise internally unmarked, unwrinkled, solidly bound. Illustrated with b/w maps, drawings, photos. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Ecology of Eden, Eisenberg, Evan
4 Eisenberg, Evan The Ecology of Eden
London Picador 2000 0330480642 / 9780330480642 Reprint Paperback Good 12 mo 
612 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Spine a little creased, but binding is solid. Faint yellowing to edges of text block and outer page margins. Internally unmarked, uncreased. "A tour de force in its attempt to explore the interface between nature and the human capacity to remake it. In a magnificent visionary sweep, Eisenberg examines the ethics and science of altering the environment." 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Environmental Philosophy: a Collection of Readings, Elliot, Robert, and Arran Gare (editors)
5 Elliot, Robert, and Arran Gare (editors) Environmental Philosophy: a Collection of Readings
St Lucia, Queensland University of Queensland Press 1983 0702219916 / 9780702219917 First Edition Paperback Very Good Octavo 
xiv, 303 pp. Corners bent, sunning to page edges. Internally clean and tightly bound. "Represents the latest stage in the efforts of philosophers to comprehend and respond to the environmental crisis. The contributors examine such topics as the moral issues involved in environmental policy making; Western and non-Western attitudes to nonhuman animals and to the environment; the adequacy of existing ethical traditions and the possibility of a new environmental ethic; what political and social changes are necessary and how these can be achieved." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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6 Fernandes, Walter, and Geeta Menon Tribal Women and Forest Economy: Deforestation, Exploitation and Status Change. No. 1, Tribes of India Series
New Delhi Indian Social Institute 1987 Paperback Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
178 pp. Light wear to wraps, spine uncreased. Slight discolouration to page edges. Internally clean and solidly bound. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Last Hours of Ancient Sunlight: The Fate of the World and What We Can Do  Before It's Too Late. Revised and updated, Hartmann, Thom
7 Hartmann, Thom The Last Hours of Ancient Sunlight: The Fate of the World and What We Can Do Before It's Too Late. Revised and updated
New York Three Rivers Press 2004 1400051576 / 9781400051571 Revised and Updated Paperback Very Good Octavo 
378 pp. Small crease and a few tiny chips to upper back corner of wraps. Internally as new. Revised and updated edition. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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8 Hartmann, Thom The Last Hours of Ancient Sunlight: Waking Up to Personal and Global Transformation
Sydney Random House 1999 1863252134 / 9781863252133 Reprint Paperback Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xxii, 314 pp. General wear to illustrated wraps including a little creasing (spine uncreased). Some edgewear, including slightly curled corners. Edges of text block sunned. Security tag pasted inside front cover. Internally clean and solidly bound. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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9 Hay, Iain Communicating in Geography and the Environmental Sciences
South Melbourne Oxford University Press 2004 0195515579 / 9780195515572 Second Edition Paperback Very Good Octavo 
xx, 236 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated wraps. Internally as new. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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10 Hepworth, James R. & Gregory McNamee Resist Much Obey Little: Remembering Ed Abbey
San Francisco Sierra Club Books 1996 0871568799 / 9780871568793 First Paperback Very Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xiii, 254 pp. Very light wear to illustrated wraps. Internally as new. Contributions from Ann Zwinger, Wendell Berry, Barbara Kingsolver, Edward Hoagland and others. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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11 Hill, D., and N. Edquist Wilidlife in Farm Dams
Melbourne, VIC, Australia Victorian Government - Information Victoria 1987 0724152539 / 9780724152537 Stapled Paperback Very Good 
50 pp. Small tear and creasing to lower edges of last four pages. Otherwise as new. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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12 Leigh, J., R. Boden and J. Briggs Extinct and Endangered Plants of Australia
South Melbourne The Macmillan Company of Australia 1984 0333356802 / 9780333356807 First Hard Cover Good No Jacket Ex-Library 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
viii, 369 pp. Green cloth boards are rubbed and a little soiled. Library sticker pasted near base of spine. Cloth is torn from both boards near the base of the spine. Small circle of paper torn from centre of front pastedown. Library stickers and stamps. No highlighting or pen and pencil marks; solidly bound. Illustrated with colour and b/w photos and b/w line drawings. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Hazardous Waste Management: Selected Papers from an International Expert Workshop Convened by Unido in Vienna, 22-26 June 1987, Maltezou, Sonia P., Asit K. Biswas, and Hans Sutter, editors
13 Maltezou, Sonia P., Asit K. Biswas, and Hans Sutter, editors Hazardous Waste Management: Selected Papers from an International Expert Workshop Convened by Unido in Vienna, 22-26 June 1987
London Tycooly Intl 1989 1851480277 / 9781851480272 Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
xviii, 344 pp. Bumps and chips to corners of laminated boards. Spine a little sunned. Scuffing to lower edge of text block; very faint sunning to upper edge. Internally unmarked, uncreased, solidly bound. Volume 23, Natural Resources and the Environment Series 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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14 Primack, Richard B. Essentials of Conservation Biology. Third Edition
Sunderland, Massachusetts Sinauer 2002 0878937196 / 9780878937196 Third Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Large Octavo 
xvi, 698 pp. A few very small chips and dents to edges of illustrated boards. Prev. owner's inked name to ffep. Very faint pencilled lines in margins of fewer than ten pages. Solidly bound. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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15 Schuhmacher, Eugen The Last of the Wild: On the Track of Rare Animals
London Collins 1968 First English Language Hard Cover Good+ Good+ 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
315 pp. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is price clipped. Light general wear to jacket and grey cloth boards. Internally clean and solidly bound. Maps to endpapers. Black-and-white and colour illustrations throughout. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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16 Shoumatoff, Alex The World Is Burning
Boston Little Brown 1990 0316787396 / 9780316787390 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xvi, 377 pp. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is not clipped, but has slight edgewear (wrinkling). Book is worn at extremities of backstrip. Text block edges a little scuffed. Internally as new. Illustrated with b/w photos. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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17 Suzuki, David, editor When the Wild Comes Leaping Up: Personal Encounters with Nature
Crows Nest NSW Allen & Unwin 2002 1865089427 / 9781865089423 First Australian Paperback Very Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
235 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated wraps. Internally as new. Contributors include Margaret Atwood, Wade Davis, Robert Drewe, Richard Flanagan, David Quamman, David Adams Richards and others. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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18 Viegas, Philip, and Geeta Menon The Impact of Environmental Degradation on People
New Delhi Indian Social Institute 1989 Paperback Good 8v 
81 pp. Light wear to wraps including crease to upper front cover. Spine uncreased, internally clean and solidly bound. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Coral Battleground, Wright, Judith
19 Wright, Judith The Coral Battleground
West Melbourne Nelson Australia 1977 0170051668 / 9780170051668 First Paperback Good Small Octavo 
203 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers; lamination lifted and creased in a few small spots. Light scuffing to edges of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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