Earth: A Tenant's Manual

Earth: A Tenant's Manual

by Frank H. T. Rhodes
     
 

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In Earth: A Tenant's Manual, the distinguished geologist Frank H. T. Rhodes, President Emeritus of Cornell University, provides a sweeping, accessible, and deeply informed guide to the home we all share, showing us how we might best preserve the Earth.See more details below

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In Earth: A Tenant's Manual, the distinguished geologist Frank H. T. Rhodes, President Emeritus of Cornell University, provides a sweeping, accessible, and deeply informed guide to the home we all share, showing us how we might best preserve the Earth.

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"Rhodes reviews earth science, identifies and discusses the major environmental issues currently facing societies, and describes and promotes pathways for sustainable use of Earth and its resources. . . . Overall, the book is highly readable. Although science is a focus, the presentation is such that anyone with an interest in environmental issues will enjoy and learn from the work. It could serve well as a text for students in an upper-division environmental issues class. Summing Up: Highly recommended."—Choice (February 2013)

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ISBN-13:
9780801478239
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
06/12/2012
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.00(d)

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