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Claxton, Guy
N.B.HIGHLIGHTING.
Fourth Estate, 1997, Paperback, Book Condition: Good, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. First Edition. . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 1857024516
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Inventory #29573
Price: £ 5.00 GBP ($ 6.52 approx. - € 5.53 approx.)
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Smith, Patrick A.
Jim Harrison's fiction is diverse in its genres, protagonists, and settings: from novel to novella - from comically masculine rogue to the psychically scarred female - from wilderness to city. This study examines the metaphors Harrison uses to offer critical entrance into his fiction - food, place, ecological concerns, journey, "soul history," and region. Harrison's fiction contains the underlying currents of alienation and lost identity, and he uses these currents imbedded in modern life to explore the viability of the mythic quest and the American Dream. This study, the first full length critical analysis of Harrison's work, illuminates Harrison's diversity and range, placing him in the top echelon of contemporary American authors. Through personal association and a passionate attachment to Harrison's work, Patrick Smith uses close readings and contemporary literary theory to produce criticism that sketches the scope of Harrison's influence.
Michigan State University Press, 2002, Cloth, Book Condition: Like New, Jacket Condition: Like New. . D/J in Protective Wrapper. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0870136143
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Inventory #6250
Price: £ 10.00 GBP ($ 13.03 approx. - € 11.05 approx.)
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Edited By Muso,Ignazio
It is universally recognised that Venice and its lagoon are of such value that they constitute an international public good that must be preserved for humanity as a whole. But such an ambitious task requires a diversified, sustainable set of economic activities, mostly focused on the production of services and non-material goods. This complex issue is analyzed using different approaches, with a discussion of the case of Venice as an example of some of the most relevant problems concerning the relation between the environment and development in the contemporary world: the trade-off between preserving an ecosystem and considering it as an economic resource; the evolution of different urban growth scenarios and the preservation of a physical habitat; the role of immaterial production in urban economic development; the nature of tourism as a sustainable activity, considered from both from the environmental and cultural angles; the institutional aspect of governing a process of sustainable urban development. 269pp.
Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001, Cloth/Laminated Boards, Book Condition: Like New, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. . . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0792364589
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Inventory #14497
Price: £ 45.00 GBP ($ 58.64 approx. - € 49.73 approx.)
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Souvenir Booklet of the World Premiere of William Wordsworth's play the Borderers at Grasmere April 7th,1970 which comprises an illustrated collection of original articles on William Wordsworth,his play and Grasmere.Previous owner's address on top left cover.32pp.
Frank Peters Publishing, 1970, Card Covers, Book Condition: Good, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. First Edition. Pamphlet. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
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Inventory #19051
Price: £ 10.00 GBP ($ 13.03 approx. - € 11.05 approx.)
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Edited By Eldridge,Bruce F. And Edman,John D.
This book is designed primarily as a textbook for graduate and postgraduate courses in Medical, Public Health and Veterinary Entomology. Its uniqueness is that its emphasis is on disease as opposed to arthropods. It includes general discussions of epidemiology, transmission, disease control, vector control and disease surveillance. In addition, it contains chapters oriented towards the many specific arthropod-borne diseases. Furthermore, the book discusses the many direct impacts that parasitic insects have on human and animal health. The arthropods themselves are dealt with in two introductory chapters. 659pp.
Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004, Cloth/Laminated Boards, Book Condition: Like New, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. Revised Edition. . 4to - over 9" - 12" tall.
ISBN: 1402014139
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Inventory #18580
Price: £ 150.00 GBP ($ 195.45 approx. - € 165.75 approx.)
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