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Paperback. Gathering thirteen essays by experts who convened at the Cary Conference at the Institute of Ecosystem Studies in 2005, this book develops an integrated framework for understanding where diseases come from, what ecological factors influence their impacts, and how they in turn influence ecosystem dynamics. Editor(s): Ostfeld, Richard S.; Keesing, Felicia; Eviner, Valerie T. Num Pages: 520 pages, 66 line illus. 21 tables. BIC Classification: MJCJ; PSAF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 28. Weight in Grams: 770.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Edition
2nd Paperback Edition
Number of pages
520
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691124858
ISBN
9780691124858

€ 72.92
€ 69.78

Paperback. An engaging narrative about an incredible, life-giving organ and its imperiled modern fate. Num Pages: 352 pages, 12 illustrations. BIC Classification: JFSJ1; MFG; PSX; VFDW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 140 x 22. Weight in Grams: 276.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
338
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393345070
ISBN
9780393345070

€ 16.00

Hardback. The celebrated lower Cambrian Chengjiang biota of Yunnan Province, China, represents one of the most significant ever paleontological discoveries. Deposits of ancient mudstone, about 520 million years old, have yielded a spectacular variety of exquisitely preserved fossils that record the early diversification of animal life. Num Pages: 328 pages. BIC Classification: PS; RB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 279 x 216. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc United States
Edition
2 Rev ed
Number of pages
328
Condition
New
SKU
V9781118896389
ISBN
9781118896389

€ 107.48

Paperback. Explores three interrelated roots of scholarly work that have a supportive and elaborative affinity to authentic and engaging classroom inquiry: ecological consciousness, Buddhist epistemologies, philosophies and practices, and interpretive inquiry or hermeneutics." Series: Counterpoints. Num Pages: 207 pages. BIC Classification: HP; JNA; PSAF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 189 x 13. Weight in Grams: 324.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433122521
ISBN
9781433122521

€ 33.99
€ 32.96

Hardcover. As the culmination of the author's lifetime of work on this fascinating group of social wasps, this comprehensive treatment includes detailed illustrations and online video, and is the primary and most exhaustive study of their biology, behavior and evolution. Num Pages: 272 pages, biography. BIC Classification: PSVT7. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 21. Weight in Grams: 596.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG Germany
Edition
2012th Edition
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9783642326790
ISBN
9783642326790

€ 186.85

Paperback. Provides concise, yet authoritative descriptions of the most common techniques used to study wild carnivores and to conserve and manage their populations within increasingly human-dominated landscapes. Editor(s): Boitani, Luigi; Powell, Roger A. Series: Techniques in Ecology and Conservation. Num Pages: 526 pages, 60 illustrations. BIC Classification: PSVS; PSVW7; RNC; RNK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 233 x 163 x 27. Weight in Grams: 898.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
528
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199558537
ISBN
9780199558537

€ 69.30

Hardcover. Num Pages: 240 pages, 16 color illus. 2 halftones. 9 line illus. BIC Classification: PDZ; PS; RNKH1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 243 x 161 x 22. Weight in Grams: 528.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691157054
ISBN
9780691157054

€ 25.99
€ 23.98

Spiral bound. Suitable for either a majors or non-majors lab course, this title assumes no prior organic chemistry that has been taken. Num Pages: 480 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: PSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 281 x 234 x 27. Weight in Grams: 998.
Publication date
2014
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Education - Europe United States
Edition
13 Rev ed
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
SKU
V9780073402413
ISBN
9780073402413

€ 106.02

Hardback. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: PSAJ; RBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 29. Weight in Grams: 646.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers Inc United States
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9780062410283
ISBN
9780062410283

€ 32.99
€ 23.51

Paperback. Num Pages: 640 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PS. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 274 x 246 x 19. Weight in Grams: 1344.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Brooks/Cole
Edition
4th edition
Number of pages
656
Condition
New
SKU
V9781133590552
ISBN
9781133590552

€ 105.94

Hardcover. An intimate, surprising look at man's best friend and what the leading philosophies of dog training teach us about ourselves. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: JMAL; PSVP; VSP; WNGD1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 217 x 29. Weight in Grams: 366.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393066197
ISBN
9780393066197

€ 25.99
€ 24.58

Hardcover. Human Genetics concerns the study of genetic forces in man. By studying our genetic make-up we are able to understand more about our heritage and evolution. Some of the original, and most significant research in genetics centred around the study of the genetics of complex diseases - genetic epidemiology. Editor(s): Elston, Robert C.; Olson, Jane M.; Palmer, Lyle. Series: Wiley Reference Series in Biostatistics. Num Pages: 856 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: MBNS; MFN; PSAK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 256 x 200 x 47. Weight in Grams: 1610.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
856
Condition
New
SKU
V9780471486312
ISBN
9780471486312

€ 1,413.21

Hardback. Plant Genes, Genomes and Genetics provides a comprehensive treatment of all aspects of plant gene expression. Unique in explaining the subject from a plant perspective, it highlights the importance of key processes, many first discovered in plants, that impact how plants develop and interact with the environment. Num Pages: 264 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: PSAK1; PST. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 254 x 196 x 18. Weight in Grams: 748.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc United States
Number of pages
264
Condition
New
SKU
V9781119998884
ISBN
9781119998884

€ 113.37

Paperback. Translator(s): Hemschemeier, Susanne Katharina. Series: Fur Dummies. Num Pages: 374 pages. BIC Classification: PS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 239 x 177 x 20. Weight in Grams: 656.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH Germany
Number of pages
374
Condition
New
SKU
V9783527708529
ISBN
9783527708529

€ 24.74

Hardcover. Discusses the range of influences and ideas, and the formal and informal education that shaped Charles Darwin and prepared him for his remarkable career of scientific achievement. This work focuses on Darwin's early life as a schoolboy, a medical student at Edinburgh, a theology student at Cambridge, and a naturalist aboard the Beagle. Num Pages: 288 pages, 5 black-&-white illustrations. BIC Classification: BGT; PSAJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 558.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Yale University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300136081
ISBN
9780300136081

€ 33.77

Paperback. Translator(s): Teeland, Jan. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1DNS; JFC; JHBC; JHM; JHMP; PSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 142 x 218 x 18. Weight in Grams: 356.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Pennsylvania State University Press United States
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780271015026
ISBN
9780271015026

€ 43.99
€ 42.14

Hardcover. First published in 2006, this is a comprehensive review of the health, demography and population genetics of Caribbean populations of African descent. Series: Cambridge Studies in Biological and Evolutionary Anthropology. Num Pages: 268 pages, with illus. BIC Classification: JHMP; PSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 556.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
268
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521819312
ISBN
9780521819312

€ 130.52

Paperback. Num Pages: 254 pages. BIC Classification: PSB. Dimension: 172 x 236 x 24. Weight in Grams: 566.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Imprint unknown
Condition
New
SKU
V9788130927503
ISBN
9788130927503

€ 33.99
€ 30.49

Paperback. A Comparative Philosophical Analysis. 208 pages. Helps explain the central notions of health and welfare by comparing the human and animal variants of these concepts. Split into three parts, this book starts by presenting a background of some of the major theories of human health and welfare. This is followed by a discussion of theories on animal welfare and health. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: JFFZ; MZ; PSV. Dimension: 241 x 173 x 11. Weight: 458.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
CABI
Edition
First
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845930592
ISBN
9781845930592

€ 47.99
€ 45.76

Paperback. A comprehensive introduction to the study of behaviour, from its basis in the animal's anatomy and physiology to its adaptive value in the environment. It is aimed at undergraduate students in the biological sciences and psychology and is designed to serve as both a detailed introduction and an extensive, up-to-date source of reference. Num Pages: 760 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: PSVP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 243 x 189 x 28. Weight in Grams: 1264.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Pearson Education (US) United States
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780130899361
ISBN
9780130899361

€ 75.07

Hardcover. Num Pages: 976 pages, illustrations (chiefly colour) facsimiles (chiefly colour), portraits (colour and b&w). BIC Classification: PSB. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 284 x 238 x 36. Weight in Grams: 790.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Cengage Learning, Inc United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
976
Condition
New
SKU
V9780030973697
ISBN
9780030973697

€ 144.99

Hardcover. Many of the world's most serious agricultural pests are highly migratory. This text examines the behaviour and regional variations of these species, as well as the altitude of migration, concentration of insects in layers and how they respond to large and small-scale wind systems. Num Pages: 512 pages, 143 illustrations. BIC Classification: PSVT7. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 179 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1270. Observing Insect Flight and Migration. 512 pages, 143 illustrations. Many of the world's most serious agricultural pests are highly migratory. This text examines the behaviour and regional variations of these species, as well as the altitude of migration, concentration of insects in layers and how they respond to large and small-scale wind systems. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: PSVT7. Dimension: 246 x 179 x 33. Weight: 1270.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
CABI
Edition
First
Number of pages
512
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845935566
ISBN
9781845935566

€ 205.35

Hardcover. This work examines the fundamental processes of the eye, looking at its constituant parts and describing how they work together in different types of conditions, and how they are controlled by the brain. Num Pages: 600 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MJN; PSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 288 x 228 x 34. Weight in Grams: 1892.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Sinauer Associates
Edition
1st
Number of pages
600
Condition
New
SKU
V9780878937578
ISBN
9780878937578

€ 168.96

Hardcover. Editor(s): Li, Cong-Jun. Num Pages: 331 pages. BIC Classification: PSB. Dimension: 183 x 262 x 22. Weight in Grams: 692.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Nova Science Pub Inc
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781631176579
ISBN
9781631176579

€ 251.78
€ 239.97

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