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The Genus Syzygium

Syzygium cumini and Other Underutilized Species

by K. N. Nair

<p><em>Syzygium</em> is a well-known source of the globally traded clove as well as the widely cultivated jambolan, water apple, rose apple, wax apple, mountain apple, and several other underutilized species. These plants have multiple uses as ...

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The Health of Nations

The Campaign to End Polio and Eradicate Epidemic Diseases

by Karen Bartlett

<div>What would a world without disease look like? With the victory against smallpox behind us, polio, malaria and measles each provide their own set of roadblocks as we fight for a world free of epidemic diseases. This might seem a utopian ...

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The Horse

A Biography of our Noble Companion

by Wendy Williams

<div>Horses have been immensely helpful to mankind through history; we’ve used them for work, transport, and sport. They even played a key role in confirming and then refining Darwin’s theory of evolution. But do they get anything out of this ...

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The Human Primer

by James Taylor

<p>The Human Primer illuminates our most basic common denominators for being human. Everything you will ever think, feel or do distills down to the same exact common denominators regardless of where you are being human on our planet. Location ...

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The Influences of Grazers in Biodiversity of Insects

by Kathrin Müller-Rees

<p>Essay from the year 2012 in the subject Biology - Miscellaneous, grade: 2,7, Wageningen University (Fundamental and Applied Biology of Insects), course: Fundamental and Applied Biology of Insects, language: English, abstract: Grassland in ...

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The Last Human Spring

by L. S. Heatherly

<p>A ground-breaking work on nature and humanity. This book deepens the spirit of Silent Spring, and of Walden--into human conservation and healing. It reveals the stunning breakthrough into Nurturome. It breaks open, then completes our view of ...

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The Lost Species

Great Expeditions in the Collections of Natural History Museums

by Christopher Kemp

<p>The tiny, lungless <em>Thorius</em> salamander from southern Mexico, thinner than a match and smaller than a quarter. The lushly white-coated Saki, an arboreal monkey from the Brazilian rainforests. The olinguito, a native of the Andes, which

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The Myth Of The Family Farm

Agribusiness Dominance Of U.s. Agriculture

by Ingolf Vogeler

<p>The ideal of the family farm has been used to justify a myriad of federal farm legislation. Land grants, the distribution of irrigation water, land-grant college research and services, farm programs, and tax laws all have been affected. Yet, ...

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The Newman Lectures on Mathematics

by John Newman & Vincent Battaglia

<p>Prof. Newman is considered one of the great chemical engineers of his time. His reputation derives from his mastery of all phases of the subject matter, his clarity of thought, and his ability to reduce complex problems to their essential ...

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The Origin of Life

by Raymond Aron

<p>Theoretical biology is still in its early stages as an academic discipline. There is even little agreement as to what topics it should deal with or in what manner it should precede; and it is only recently that philosophers felt called upon ...

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The Others

"The Whale People" a Personal Journey of Discovery, Transformation, and Healing

by Urmas Kaldveer

<p>Follow the very personal and intimate journey of Dr. Urmas Kaldveer as he is drawn by forces outside himself to engage with the great whales. From straight research scientist, Dr. Kaldveer begins to relate to, and with, the whales, to find ...

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The Pattern of Life

A Study of Man’s Place in Evolution

by Börje Ekstig

<p>Our planet is crowded with a spectacular diversity of living creatures. As a most peculiar fact, the oldest of these are in general the most primitive whereas the most recent are the most advanced. How can evolution be working in order to ...

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The Physiology of Flowering

Volume I: Initiation Of Flowers

by Bernier

<p>The present work is organised such that the whole phenomenon of flowing is divided into two major steps: 1. the initiation of flower primordia and 2. The development of these primordia into mature flowers until anthesis.</p> ...

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The Physiology of Flowering

Volume II: Transition to Reproductive Growth

by Bernier

<p>The present work is organised such that the whole phenomenon of flowing is divided into two major steps: 1. the initiation of flower primordia and 2. The development of these primordia into mature flowers until anthesis.</p> ...

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The Political Economy Of Agricultural Trade And Policy

Toward A New Order For Europe And North America

by Hans J Michelmann, Jack C Stabler & Gary Storey

<p>This book presents a descriptive analysis of the political economy of the European Community, the U.S. and Canada. It describes the structural changes and the crises in agriculture and focuses on impact of GATT on agricultural policy and ...

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The Potential Effect Of Two New Biotechnologies On The World Dairy Industry

by Lovell S Jarvis

<p>Biotechnology is expected, by many observers, to have a significant impact on the world dairy industry over the next decade. In this timely volume, Lovell Jarvis analyzes the potential effect of two biotechnologies—multiple ovulation and ...

ISBN: 9781000304909

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The Public Role In The Dairy Economy

Why And How Governments Intervene In The Milk Business

by Alden C Manchester

<p>All over the world, governments play a part in the milk business for compelling economic reasons and not, as many assert, just because dairy farmers are numerous and organized. This book examines the role of federal, state, and local ...

ISBN: 9781000305043

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The Restless Clock

A History of the Centuries-Long Argument over What Makes Living Things Tick

by Jessica Riskin

<p>Today, a scientific explanation is not meant to ascribe agency to natural phenomena: we would not say a rock falls because it seeks the center of the earth. Even for living things, in the natural sciences and often in the social sciences, the

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The Role Of Centrosema, Desmodium, And Stylosanthes In Improving Tropical Pastures

by Robert L Burt, Peter P Rotar, J. L. Walker & others

<p>This integrated collection describes the importance of forage legumes for pasture development and improvement in the tropics and subtropics. Leading agronomists review the magnitude of the need for pasture improvement; tropical and ...

ISBN: 9781000305289

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The Role Of Markets In The World Food Economy

by D. Gale Johnson & G. Edward Schuh

<p>This book extends the discussion of world food problems by giving explicit recognition to the potential role of markets. The authors highlight the contribution of prices to the solution of food problems in low-income countries, for example, ...

ISBN: 9781000305302

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