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Hardback. This latest volume in the successful Network Biology series presents current methods for determining the entropy of networks, covering the analysis of mathematical properties of methods as well as applications in areas ranging from applied mathematics to chemical graph theory. Editor(s): Dehmer, Matthias; Emmert-Streib, Frank; Li, Xueliang; Shi, Yongtang; Chen, Zengqiang. Series: Quantitative and Network Biology (VCH). Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: PB; PN; PS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 249 x 176 x 19. Weight in Grams: 782.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH Germany
Number of pages
296
Condition
New
SKU
V9783527339099
ISBN
9783527339099
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 160.38

Paperback. Edexcel's own resources for the GCE 2008 specifications. Editor(s): The University of York Science Education Group (UYSEG). Series: Edexcel A Level Sciences. Num Pages: 296 pages, ill. BIC Classification: 4KL; PS. Category: (UA) A / AS level. Dimension: 264 x 199 x 16. Weight in Grams: 714.
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited
Number of pages
296
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408205914
ISBN
9781408205914
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 52.88

hardcover. Providing comprehensive coverage of the seed science research including germination, dormancy, development, and desiccation tolerance, this book details the advanced methods and practices in seed biology, ecology and technology. Editor(s): Adkins, S. W.; Navie, S. C.; Ashmore, S. Num Pages: 496 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PST; TVB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 252 x 180 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1158.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
496
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9781845931971
ISBN
9781845931971
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 224.05

paperback. This text describes the development of neuropsychological rehabilitation. It discusses advanced medical knowledge of the effect of injury on states of the organism and examines the outcome and economics of rehabilitation. It also addresses the question: "Is rehabilitation worthwhile and ethical?" Editor(s): Christensen, Anne-Lise; Uzzell, Barbara P. Series: Institute for Research in Behavioral Neuroscience Series. Num Pages: 360 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JMM; MNN; MQV; PSAN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 595.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Inc United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
360
Condition
New
SKU
V9780805814484
ISBN
9780805814484
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.39

hardcover. This text focuses on the interface between the conservation of plant genetic resources and their utilization. It seeks to show that much conserved germplan has to be subjected to long-term pre-breeding and genetic enhancement before it can be used in plant breeding programmes. Editor(s): Cooper, H. D.; Spillane, C.; Hodgkin, T. Num Pages: 480 pages, Illustrations, 1 map. BIC Classification: PSAK; PSTL; TVK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 244 x 172 x 25. Weight in Grams: 975.
Format
Hardback
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
Publication date
2001
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780851994116
ISBN
9780851994116
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 224.05

hardcover. This text contains edited and revised papers from a conference on "Science and Technology for Managing Plant Genetic Diversity in the 21st Century" held in Malaysia in June 2000, organised by the International Plant Genetic Resources Institute (IPGRI). Editor(s): Engels, J.M.M.; etc.; Rao, V. Ramanatha (IPGRI, Malaysia); Brown, A.H.D. (CISRO, Australia); Jackson, M. (International Rice Research Institute, The Philippines). Num Pages: 512 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: PSAJ; PST; TCB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 172 x 38. Weight in Grams: 1043.
Format
Hardback
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
512
Condition
New
Publication date
2001
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780851995229
ISBN
9780851995229
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 161.52

hardcover. Since the 1970s, biotechnology has revolutionized agricultural research. This fully revised and updated edition, with five completely new chapters, presents information on intellectual property law in a simplified form, with a minimum of legal jargon. Editor(s): Erbisch, F.H.; Maredia, K. Series: Biotechnology in Agriculture. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: LNR; PSAD; TCB; TVB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 726.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851997391
ISBN
9780851997391
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 153.81

hardcover. This book is the second of two complementary volumes which describe the ecology, biology, economic dimensions and systematics of tropical Macromycetes. Written by experts in their field, the papers have been thoroughly edited and revised. Editor(s): Frankland, J. (Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Natural Environmental Research Council, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria); Ainsworth, M.; Isaac, S. (University of Liverpool); Robinson, C. (University of London). Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: PSQ; TVQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 590.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Edition
First Edition
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851995434
ISBN
9780851995434
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 105.79

Hardback. Describes the basic characteristics of the disease, the biology of the pathogens in their vectors and vertebrate hosts, their ecology in different regions of the world and the global epidemiology of the disease. This book also addresses the prevention and control measures that have resulted from this knowledge. Editor(s): Gray, J.S. (University College Dublin, Ireland); Kahl, O. (Free University, Berlin, Germany); Lane, R.S. (University College Berkeley, USA); Stanek, G. (University of Vienna, Austria). Num Pages: 480 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBN; PSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 26. Weight in Grams: 839.
Format
Hardback
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851996325
ISBN
9780851996325
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 168.56

hardcover. This text contains new concepts and systems approaches of use for the management of rangeland resources by the people that live there and the institutions and organizations that support them. Editor(s): Grice, A.C.; Hodgkinson, K.C. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: PSAF; RNC; RNF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 163 x 241 x 22. Weight in Grams: 750.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851995236
ISBN
9780851995236
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 153.81

hardcover. Editor(s): Landes, Joan B.; Lee, Paula Young; Youngquist, Paul. Num Pages: 250 pages, black & white illustrations, colour illustrations, black & white halftones, colour illust. BIC Classification: JFFZ; PSV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 178 x 23. Weight in Grams: 984.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Pennsylvania State University Press United States
Number of pages
250
Condition
New
SKU
V9780271054018
ISBN
9780271054018
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 53.10
€ 45.77

hardcover. This text presents edited key papers from the International Symposium on Grassland Ecophyisiology and Grazing Ecology held in Curitiba, Brazil in August 1999. It considers how plants within grasslands respond to and are adapted to grazing animals. Editor(s): Lemaire, G.; etc.; Hodgson, J. (Massey University, New Zealand); Moraes, A. (UFRGS, Brazil); Cavarho, P. (UFRGS, Brazil); Nabinger, C. (UFRGS, Brazil). Num Pages: 432 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: PSAF; PSTD; PSTS; PSV; RGBC; TV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 30. Weight in Grams: 907.
Format
Hardback
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
432
Condition
New
Publication date
2000
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780851994529
ISBN
9780851994529
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 161.52

hardcover. Examining mycotoxins and their impact from a public health viewpoint, this book provides an overview and introduction to the subject and examines the health, trade and legislation issues involved. It also discusses the management of mycotoxins and the global problems caused by them. Editor(s): Leslie, J.; Bandyopadhyay, R; Visconti, A. Num Pages: 480 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: MBN; PSQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 241 x 175 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1247.
Format
Hardback
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
Publication date
2008
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9781845930820
ISBN
9781845930820
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 161.44

hardcover. The need for questioning the ways in which technology is used in sports is the subject of this volume. Much of the focus is on the ethical implications of allowing genetic manipulation of human beings and the impact this could have on sport in general. Editor(s): Maih, A.; Eassom, Simon Bruce. Series: Research in Philosophy & Technology. Num Pages: 484 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; PDR; PSX; TCBG; WSD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 243 x 162 x 40. Weight in Grams: 851.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Limited United States
Number of pages
484
Condition
New
SKU
V9780762308804
ISBN
9780762308804
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 138.15

hardcover. Litchi (lychee) and the related fruit longan are grown extensively in China and South-East Asia, as well as in Australia, Florida (USA), Southern Europe and Southern Africa. This book represents a comprehensive, balanced and internationally focused publication on these fruit. Editor(s): Menzel, C.; Waite, G. K.; Mitra, S.K. Num Pages: 336 pages, 72 colour plates. BIC Classification: PST; TVK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 244 x 172 x 25. Weight in Grams: 930.
Format
Hardback
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
Publication date
2005
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780851996967
ISBN
9780851996967
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 168.56

Paperback. A guide to the use of plant names and the conventions for writing them as governed by the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature and the International Code of Nomenclature for Cultivated Plants. It covers the naming of wild plants, plants modified by humans, why plant names change, their pronunciation and hints to help remember them. Editor(s): Spencer, Roger; Cross, Rob; Lumley, Peter. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.). BIC Classification: GBC; PST; WMP; WNP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 149 x 12. Weight in Grams: 348. A Guide to Biological Nomenclature. 160 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.). Editor(s): Spencer, Roger; Cross, Rob; Lumley, Peter. A guide to the use of plant names and the conventions for writing them as governed by the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature and the International Code of Nomenclature for Cultivated Plants. It covers the naming of wild plants, plants modified by humans, why plant names change, their pronunciation and hints to help remember them. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: GBC; PST; WMP; WNP. Dimension: 216 x 149 x 12. Weight: 348.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Edition
3 ed
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845933746
ISBN
9781845933746
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 29.47

hardcover. Developed from a British Society of Animal Science meeting, held in September 2000, this book brings together the scientific disciplines involved in the pre- and post-weaning biology of the piglet. It concentrates on topics such as: growth/development, nutrition, immunology/health, ethology, and the physical environment. Editor(s): Varley, M.A.; Wiseman, Julian. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PSVD; PSVW7; TVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 771.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Edition
Illustrated
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851995328
ISBN
9780851995328
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 153.81

hardcover. Macrocyclic lactones are chemical compounds that represent the main treatment for parasitic diseases of animals, not only for helminth infections, but also a number of major ectoparasitic infestations. This book provides detailed coverage of the basic science of these drugs. Editor(s): Vercruysse, J.; Rew, R. S. Num Pages: 464 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MMG; MZMP; PSGH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 28. Weight in Grams: 998.
Format
Hardback
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
464
Condition
New
Publication date
2003
SKU
V9780851996172
ISBN
9780851996172
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 175.01

hardcover. Understanding plant dormancy is of great importance to sustainable and efficient plant and crop growth. This book has been developed from papers presented at the 2nd International Symposium on Plant Dormancy held in Angers in July 1999. It contains research material on the subject. Editor(s): Viemont, J.D.; Crabbe, J. Num Pages: 400 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PSTD; PSTL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 885.
Format
Hardback
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
Publication date
2000
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780851994475
ISBN
9780851994475
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 168.56

Hardback. This text presents the key papers from the first International Organization for Biological Control Global symposium, held in Montpellier, France, October 1999. It addresses the issues and concerns involved in biological control and assesses the current status of evaluation of the ecological effect. Editor(s): Wajnberg, E.; Scott, J.K. (CSIRO, Montferrier-su-Lez, France); Quimby, P.C. (USDA-ARS-EBCL, Monpellier, France). Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PSAF; TVP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 658.
Format
Hardback
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851994536
ISBN
9780851994536
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 140.37

Hardcover. Num Pages: 804 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KLS; AC; AFF; AGZ; HBJK; PST. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 340 x 259 x 91. Weight in Grams: 5919.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Getty Trust Publications United States
Number of pages
804
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780892368952
ISBN
9780892368952
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 248.84
€ 193.36

Hardcover. This text, in three volumes, presents a detailed revision of the systematics and taxonomy of the platyhelminth class Trematoda, subclasses Aspidogastrea and Digenea, with key for the identification of these parasites at the superfamily, family, subfamily and generic levels. Num Pages: 544 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PSAB; PSGH; PSVT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 252 x 181 x 36. Weight in Grams: 1098.
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
544
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851995472
ISBN
9780851995472
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 187.77

Hardcover. Part of the "Keys to the Trematoda" series on the systematics and identification of the Class Trematoda. This volume covers five superfamilies within the Order Plagiorchiida and the family Didymozoidae, with keys for their identification at the family, subfamily and generic levels. Editor(s): Bray, R.A.; Gibson, D.I.; Jones, A. Num Pages: 848 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PSAB; PSGH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 180 x 246 x 46. Weight in Grams: 1968.
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
848
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851995885
ISBN
9780851995885
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 280.52

Paperback. A general introduction to the biology of marine mammals, and an overview of the adaptations that have permitted mammals to succeed in the marine environment. Each chapter offers a review and presents the major discoveries and innovations in the field. Editor(s): Hoelzel, A. Rus. Num Pages: 448 pages, 359 illustrations. BIC Classification: PSPM; PSVW7. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 245 x 189 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1196.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
448
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780632052325
ISBN
9780632052325
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 91.42

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