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1 EXPERIENCES WITH LIVING THINGS: An Introduction To Ecology for Five- To Eight-Year-Olds  Wensberg, Katherine; Kent, Pat (illustr.)
0807019305 / 9780807019306 Good.  
Hardcover. Boston: Unitarian Universalist Assoc., 1973, 3rd printing, hardcover with dustjacket, 143pp. Good condition: text clean, unmarked. Heavy dust-spotting at top page edge. Jacket is Good-minus condition, with heavy rubbing, chipping, small archivally-closed rip. Abraded area at bottom right corner. Written at the adult level for use in teaching children. B/W illustrations. Language: English.  
Price: 10.00 USD
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Fish and Man: Conflict in the Atlantic Estuaries, Clark, John
2 Fish and Man: Conflict in the Atlantic Estuaries Clark, John
Paperback. Softcover 1967 American Littoral Society, Highlands, New Jersey. Noticeable average wear to covers; age-tanning to back cover. Text clean and unmarked; pages bright; binding tight. Great reading / research copy. 78 pages; References; black-and-white photos. Language: English. 'This booklet tells two stories. One is about salt water fish and the environment they need to survive. The other is about man and the effect that human progress has on the environment of fish. . . . The warning here is that fish resources of the seashores and bays of the Atlantic coast are in danger of extreme depletion from poorly planned community and industrial development.'--page 1. Section on what each Eastern seaboard state is doing to handle the problem. Keywords: fishing, fisheries, fishermen, fisherman, sport, commercial, conservation, ecology, marine biology, marsh, wetland, vintage, retro, 1960s, Sixties. No ISBN. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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The Ages of Gaia: A Biography of Our Living Earth, Lovelock, James
3 The Ages of Gaia: A Biography of Our Living Earth Lovelock, James
0393025837 / 9780393025835 Acceptable. 
Hardcover. 1st edition hardcover with dustjacket published 1988 by Norton. UNDERLINING and brackets throughout. Pages bright; binding tight. Note: NOT the revised, updated edition. Good reading/research copy. 252 pages; Index; References. Language: English. From the publisher: 'Lovelock presents the theory that the earth is a living organism and draws expertly from chemistry, biology, geology, paleontology, physics, and meteorology that life has evolved not just by adapting to its surroundings but by taking control of them and remaking them into an immense life-sustaining organism.' Keywords: planet, planetary, environment, environmentalism, ecology, Earth Day. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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