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66 WAYS TO SAVE THE EARTH [?????66???]

By: ????????????

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Nan'un-do:

Seller ID: RWARE0000042663

ISBN: 4523063044

Condition: Very Good


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A FORCE FOR NATURE

By: Adams, Patricia Adams John H.

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000037308

ISBN: 0811877930

Condition: As New


The story of NRDC and the fight to save our planet. View more info

NEW VIEWS ON AN OLD PLANET

By: Andel, Tjeerd H. van

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000029032

ISBN: 0521447550

Condition: Very Good


Earth Science is history, and because the earth is changing every day, eart h history is being added every moment. Professor van Andel's now famous boo k on earth history interweaves three main themes: the evolution of the soli d earth; the history of oceans and atmospheres; and the evolution of life. In the decade since this award-winning book was first published, much new i nformation has been learned and confirmed, and Dr. van Andel draws on this wealth of knowledge to thoroughly revise and update the text. There is a ne w chapter on how we can improve our grasp on geological time and, mind... View more info

ECONOMIC COOPERATION IN THE GREATER MEKONG SUBREGION: FACING THE CHALLENGES

By: Author, No

Price: ¥8,000.00

Publisher: Asian Development Bank: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000008584

ISBN: 9789715610872

Condition: Very Good+


Economic Cooperation in the Greater Mekong Subregion: Facing the Challenges. View more info

BLUE COVENANT: THE GLOBAL WATER CRISIS AND THE COMING BATTLE FOR THE RIGHT TO WATER

By: Barlow, Maude

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: The New Press: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000039200

ISBN: 1595584536

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. In a book hailed by Publishers Weekly as a "passionate plea for access to w ater activism," Blue Covenant addresses an environmental crisis that-togeth er with global warming-poses one of the gravest threats to our survival. How did the world's most vital resource become imperiled? And what must we do to pull back from the brink? In "stark and nearly devastating prose" (Bo oklist), world-renowned activist and bestselling author Maude ... View more info

NO IMPACT MAN: SAVING THE PLANET ONE FAMILY AT A TIME

By: Beavan, Colin

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Piatkus Books: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000044969

ISBN: 0749953209

Condition: Very Good


In the growing debate over eco-friendly living, it seems that everything is as bad as everything else. Do you do more harm by living in the country or the city? Is it better to drive a thousand miles or take an airplane? In N O IMPACT MAN, Colin Beavan tells the extraordinary story of his attempt to find some answers - by living for one year in New York City (with his wife and young daughter) without leaving any net impact on the environment. His family cut out all driving and flying, used no air conditioning, no televis ion, no toilets...They went from making a few concessions to becoming eco... View more info

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THE WORLD WATCH READER ON GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

By: Brown, Lester

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1998

Seller ID: RWARE0000006383

ISBN: 0393317536

Condition: Very Good+


A collection of articles drawn from World Watch magazine, winner of an Utne Reader Alternative Press Award for investigative reporting. A collection o f the best and most-requested articles from the Worldwatch Institute's awar d-winning magazine, World Watch. What ails the earth and how can we fix it? People all over the world are wrestling with this question, and requesting reliable information on the nature of the environmental threats and how to deal with them. The World Watch Reader responds to this need for timely, a uthoritative information. Written by the world's preeminent environmenta... View more info

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SAVING THE PLANET: HOW TO SHAPE AN ENVIRONMENTALLY SUBSTAINABLE GLOBAL ECON OMY

By: Brown, Lester R.

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000011569

ISBN: 0393308235

Condition: Very Good+


To remake our outmoded notions of economics--and to save the global environ ment--the Worldwatch Institute delivers a comprehensive, persuasive guide t o achieving a sustainable economy based on energy efficiency and reuse, rat her than waste, of resources. Using an analogy to the denial that ran rampa nt on the Titanic, the authors of the Institute's yearly State of the World series stress the urgent need to move away from a fossil-fuel economy in o rder to counteract global warming. ``Renewables'' are the key: Brown and hi s colleagues present tables demonstrating that wind and solar energy ... View more info

FULL PLANET, EMPTY PLATES: THE NEW GEOPOLITICS OF FOOD SCARCITY

By: Brown, Lester R.

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000039531

ISBN: 0393344150

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. With food supplies tightening, countries are competing for the land and wat er resources needed to feed their people. With food scarcity driven by fall ing water tables, eroding soils, and rising temperatures, control of arable land and water resources is moving to center stage in the global struggle for food security. "In this era of tightening world food supplies, the abil ity to grow food is fast becoming a new form of geopolitical leverage. Fo... View more info

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VITAL SIGNS 2000: THE ENVIRONMENT TRENDS THAT ARE SHAPING OUR FUTURE

By: Brown, Lester Russell

Price: ¥775.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000006136

ISBN: 0393320227

Condition: Very Good+


[London] Guardian Its cool appraisal of our planet makes all other works of reference look tr ivial. Booklist boxed review A key source of hard facts on global trends. View more info

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OUR EARTH, OURSELVES: THE ACTION-ORIENTED GUIDE TO HELP YOU PROTECT AND PRE SERVE OUR ENVIROMENT

By: Caplan, Ruth

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000012234

ISBN: 0553348574

Condition: Very Good+


"A Philip Lief Group book." Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-333 ) and index. View more info

INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL DIPLOMACY

By: Carroll, John Edward

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000006385

ISBN: 052139564X

Condition: Near Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: International Environmental Diplomacy: The Management and Resolution of Transfrontier Environmental Problems. View more info

ENVIRONMENT (ASIAN AND PACIFIC WOMEN'S RESOURCE AND ACTION SERIES)

By: Centre, Asian and Pacific Development

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Asian and Pacific Developmen: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000030022

ISBN: 9679928306

Condition: Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

NAVIGATING THE TIDES OF CHANGE: STORIES FROM SCIENCE, THE SACRED, AND A WIS E PLANET

By: Chapelle, David La

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: New Society Publishers: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000042365

ISBN: 086571424X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This evocative work addresses the challenge of navigating the accelerating pace of change effectively so that we can live more sustainably, through th e medium of stories told from modern science, esoteric and spiritual tradit ions, and Earth wisdom. By integrating these often-strange bedfellows, as w ell as by emulating great thinkers and doers from history, Navigating the T ides of Change presents a compelling case that humankind can create a futur ... View more info

DICTIONARY OF THE ENVIRONMENT

By: Elsworth, Steve

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Grafton Books: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000006046

ISBN: 0586085432

Condition: Good


A comprehensive reference work which provides an overview of the major area s of environmental concern, from acid rain and food additive to pesticides and radiation. View more info

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CAREERS FOR ENVIROMENTAL TYPES & OTHERS WHO RESPECT THE EARTH

By: Fasulo, Mike

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000006324

ISBN: 0658016490

Condition: Fine


Careers for Environmental Types and Others Who Respect the Earth lets caree r explorers look at the job market through the unique lens of their own int erests. The book reveals dozens of ways to pursue a passion and make a livi ng--including many little-known but delightful careers that will surprise r eaders. View more info

THE RAINFORESTS: A CELEBRATION

By: Foundation, Living Earth

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000029838

ISBN: 0811801551

Condition: Very Good


This book is both a visual celebration of the world's rainforests and an im peccable scientific summary of how they operate. Put together by an impress ive team of international experts and photographers, it captures the extrao rdinary beauty and complexity of the rainforests and at the same time conta ins the most up-to-date information about them. Each chapter begins with an overview, and then examines a strand in the intricate web of life of which the forests are composed: plants, insects, reptiles, birds, and mammals. A final chapter discusses the people who live in the forests and are wit... View more info

TOWARD A TRANSPERSONAL ECOLOGY

By: Fox, Warwick

Price: ¥1,200.00

Publisher: Shambhala: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000011549

ISBN: 0877735336

Condition: Near Fine


In this book I advance an argument concerning the nature of the deep ecolog y approach to ecophilosophy. In order to advance this argument in as thorou gh a manner as possible, I present it within the context of a comprehensive overview of the writings on deep ecology. View more info

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HOT, FLAT AND CROWDED

By: Friedman

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000021607

ISBN: 0141036664

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: Thomas L. Friedman is a world-renowned author and journalist for The New York Times. He has won the Pulitzer Prize three times, and is the author of From Beirut to Jerusalem, which won both the National Book Award and the Overseas Press Club Award, The Lexus and the Olive Tree, one of the best selling business books in 1999, Longitudes and Attitudes: Exploring the World After September 11, and The World Is Flat, which was given the first Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award. View more info

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EARTH IN THE BALANCE: ECOLOGY AND THE HUMAN SPIRIT

By: Gore, Albert

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Plume Books: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000006360

ISBN: 0452269350

Condition: Very Good+


What's most inspiring about Earth in the Balance is who wrote it. It's a bi g deal, after all, that a sitting senator was willing to write, "We must ma ke the rescue of the environment the central organizing principle for civil ization." And that's not all. In his 1992 book, Al Gore also wrote: I have become very impatient with my own tendency to put a finger to the political winds and proceed cautiously.... [E]very time I pause to consider whether I have gone too far out on a limb, I look at the new facts [on the environm ent crisis] that continue to pour in from around the world and ... View more info