Geography: Physical Geography

  • Transport Policy Problems at National and International Level: A Contribution by the Transport Workers' Unions book cover

    Transport Policy Problems at National and International Level

    A Contribution by the Transport Workers' Unions, 1st Edition

    By International Transport Worker's Federation

    Published in 1959, this book presents a study of transport problems including those of the coordination of inland transport, and special problems of coordination in areas of urban transport, civil aviation, sea ports and arising problems in the course of the economic integration of Europe.…

    Paperback – 2020-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Drone Futures: UAS in Landscape and Urban Design book cover

    Drone Futures

    UAS in Landscape and Urban Design, 1st Edition

    By Paul Cureton

    Drone Futures explores new paradigms in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in landscape and urban design. UAS or drones can be deployed with direct application to the built environment; this book explores the myriad of contemporary and future possibilities of the design medium, its aesthetic, mapping…

    Paperback – 2020-07-20 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Regulation in Transforming Economies: The Case of Poland book cover

    Environmental Regulation in Transforming Economies: The Case of Poland

    1st Edition

    By Piotr Jasinski, Helen Lawton-Smith

    First published in 1999 , the book is based on papers given at the final workshop of a research project into the evolution of environmental regulation in Poland undertaken as part of the UKs ERSC Global Environmental Change Programme. Other invited papers focused on the development of regulatory…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environmental Impact Assessment in the United Kingdom and Germany: Comparision of EIA Practice for Wastewater Treatment Plants book cover

    Environmental Impact Assessment in the United Kingdom and Germany

    Comparision of EIA Practice for Wastewater Treatment Plants, 1st Edition

    By Katharina Marr

    First published in 1997, this volume examines wastewater treatment plants in the UK and their counterparts in Germany in the wake of the International Study of the Effectiveness of Environmental Assessment (1996). Having originated in the United States National Environment Policy Act of 1969, the…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Peatlands: Ecology, Conservation and Heritage book cover

    Peatlands

    Ecology, Conservation and Heritage, 1st Edition

    By Ian D. Rotherham

    This book provides an introduction to peatlands for the non-specialist student reader and for all those concerned about environmental protection, and is an essential guide to peatland history and heritage for scientists and enthusiasts. Peat is formed when vegetation partially decays in a…

    Paperback – 2020-05-21 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Practical Handbook of Thematic Cartography: Principles, Methods, and Applications book cover

    Practical Handbook of Thematic Cartography

    Principles, Methods, and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Nicolas Lambert, Christine Zanin

    Maps are tools used to understand space, discover territories, communicate information, and explain the results of geographical analysis. This practical handbook is about thematic cartography. With more than 120 colorful extraordinary illustrations, numerous boxed texts, definitions and helpful…

    Hardback – 2020-05-18 
    CRC Press

  • North America's Natural Wonders book cover

    North America's Natural Wonders

    1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Although millions of Americans and international travelers take road trips through North America every year, most have no understanding of how the landscape came to be. North America’s Natural Wonders provides everything these travelers need to understand the landscape. Written by a career…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • North America's Natural Wonders: Canadian Rockies, California, The Southwest, Great Basin, Tetons-Yellowstone Country book cover

    North America's Natural Wonders

    Canadian Rockies, California, The Southwest, Great Basin, Tetons-Yellowstone Country, 1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Written by a career geologist with decades of experience in the field, North America’s Natural Wonders provides everything the reader needs to understand the landscape. It guides readers through the most iconic, geologically significant scenery in North America, points out features of interest,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • North America's Natural Wonders: Appalachians, Colorado Rockies, Austin-Big Bend Country, Sierra Madre book cover

    North America's Natural Wonders

    Appalachians, Colorado Rockies, Austin-Big Bend Country, Sierra Madre, 1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Written by a career geologist with decades of experience in the field, North America’s Natural Wonders guides readers through the most iconic, geologically significant scenery in North America, points out features of interest, explains what they are seeing, and describes how these features came to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • Sacred Waters: A Cross-Cultural Compendium of Hallowed Springs and Holy Wells book cover

    Sacred Waters

    A Cross-Cultural Compendium of Hallowed Springs and Holy Wells, 1st Edition

    Edited by Celeste Ray

    Describing sacred waters and their associated traditions in over thirty countries and across multiple time periods, this book identifies patterns in panhuman hydrolatry. Supplying life’s most basic daily need, freshwater sources were likely the earliest sacred sites, and the first protected and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and the Coast: Building Resilient Communities book cover

    Climate Change and the Coast

    Building Resilient Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Glavovic, Mick Kelly, Robert Kay, Ailbhe Travers

    Coastal communities are at the frontline of a changing climate. Escalating problems created by sea-level rise, a greater number of severe coastal storms, and other repercussions of climate change will exacerbate already pervasive impacts resulting from rapid coastal population growth and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Natural Decadal Climate Variability: Societal Impacts book cover

    Natural Decadal Climate Variability

    Societal Impacts, 1st Edition

    By Vikram M. Mehta

    Natural Decadal Climate Variability: Societal Impacts is an important work for understanding the natural decadal climate variability (DCV), a phenomenon which has made long lasting impacts on civilizations, especially on water availability and agriculture. This book comprehensively covers multiyear…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

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