Encyclopedia of Caves

Encyclopedia of Caves, Third Edition, provides detailed background information to anyone with a serious interest in caves. This includes students, both undergraduate and graduate, in the earth, biological and environmental sciences, and consultants, environmental scientists, land managers and government agency staff whose work requires them to know something about caves and the biota that inhabit them. Caves touch on many scientific interests in geology, climate science, biology, hydrology, archaeology, and paleontology, as well as more popular interests in sport caving and cave exploration. Case studies and descriptions of specific caves selected for their special features and public interest are also included. This book will appeal to these audiences by providing in-depth essays written by expert authors chosen for their expertise in their assigned subject. Features 14 new chapters and 13 completely rewritten chapters Contains beautifully illustrated content, with more than 500 color images of cave life and features Provides extensive bibliographies that allow readers to access their subject of interest in greater depth

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  • Author : William B. White
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 1250 pages
  • ISBN : 0128141255
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Encyclopedia of Caves

Encyclopedia of Caves
  • Author : William B. White,David C. Culver,Tanja Pipan
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 10 May 2019
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Encyclopedia of Caves, Third Edition, provides detailed background information to anyone with a serious interest in caves. This includes students, both undergraduate and graduate, in the earth, biological and environmental sciences, and consultants, environmental scientists, land managers and government agency staff whose work requires them to know something about caves and the biota that inhabit them. Caves touch on many scientific interests in geology, climate science, biology, hydrology, archaeology, and paleontology, as well as more popular interests in sport caving

Encyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science

Encyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science
  • Author : John Gunn
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 August 2004
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The Encyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science contains 350 alphabetically arranged entries. The topics include cave and karst geoscience, cave archaeology and human use of caves, art in caves, hydrology and groundwater, cave and karst history, and conservation and management. The Encyclopedia is extensively illustrated with photographs, maps, diagrams, and tables, and has thematic content lists and a comprehensive index to facilitate searching and browsing.

Encyclopedia of the City

Encyclopedia of the City
  • Author : Roger W. Caves
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 16 May 2022
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The "Encyclopedia of the City" complements Routledge's strong list of readers and textbooks in urban studies and the city. Focusing on the key topics encountered by undergraduates and scholars in urban studies and allied fields, the contributions of its major theoreticians and practitioners, and on other individuals, groups, and organizations which study the city or practice in a field that directly or indirectly affects the city, the "Encyclopedia" necessarily adopts an interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary perspective. A first-class work of reference

Encyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science

Encyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science
  • Author : John Gunn
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 16 May 2022
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The Encyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science contains 350 alphabetically arranged entries. The topics include cave and karst geoscience, cave archaeology and human use of caves, art in caves, hydrology and groundwater, cave and karst history, and conservation and management. The Encyclopedia is extensively illustrated with photographs, maps, diagrams, and tables, and has thematic content lists and a comprehensive index to facilitate searching and browsing.

The Biology of Caves and Other Subterranean Habitats

The Biology of Caves and Other Subterranean Habitats
  • Author : David C. Culver,Tanja Pipan
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 16 May 2022
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This book offers a concise but comprehensive introduction to cave ecology. The emphasis is on the organisms that dominate this unique environment, although conservation and management aspects are also considered. The book is intended for both graduate students and professionals and assumes no previous knowledge of cave biology. -;Caves and other subterranean habitats with their often strange (even bizarre) inhabitants have long been objects of fascination, curiosity, and debate. The question of how such organisms have evolved, and the

The Clan of the Cave Bear

The Clan of the Cave Bear
  • Author : Jean M. Auel
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release : 16 May 1980
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Ayla, an injured and orphaned child adopted by a primitive tribe, carries within her the seed and hope of humankind in this epic of survival and destiny set at the dawn of prehistory. Reissue.

The Cave

The Cave
  • Author : José Saramago
  • Publisher : HMH
  • Release : 15 October 2003
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An unassuming family struggles to keep up with the ruthless pace of progress in “a genuinely brilliant novel” from a Nobel Prize winner (Chicago Tribune). A Los Angeles Times Best Book of the Year and a New York Times Notable Book Cipriano Algor, an elderly potter, lives with his daughter Marta and her husband Marçal in a small village on the outskirts of The Center, an imposing complex of shops, apartments, and offices. Marçal works there as a

Epikarst

Epikarst
  • Author : William Kreider Jones,David C. Culver,Janet S. Herman,Karst Waters Institute
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 16 May 2022
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Encyclopedia of Islands

Encyclopedia of Islands
  • Author : Rosemary G. Gillespie,D. A. Clague
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 16 May 2022
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"An exceptionally concise and well-organized compilation of lucid accounts of the historical background and current research into all aspects of island science. Anyone with a serious interest in islands needs this tome close at hand."--Alex McBirney, author of "Volcanology and Igneous Petrology" "Scientific research on islands has greatly expanded our knowledge not only of insular biology, but also of the ecological and evolutionary processes that shape biodiversity throughout the world. This beautifully illustrated volume is a comprehensive compendium of

Encyclopedia of Insects

Encyclopedia of Insects
  • Author : Vincent H. Resh,Ring T. Cardé
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 22 July 2009
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Awarded Best Reference by the New York Public Library (2004), Outstanding Academic Title by CHOICE (2003), and AAP/PSP 2003 Best Single Volume Reference/Sciences by Association of American Publishers' Professional Scholarly Publishing Division, the first edition of Encyclopedia of Insects was acclaimed as the most comprehensive work devoted to insects. Covering all aspects of insect anatomy, physiology, evolution, behavior, reproduction, ecology, and disease, as well as issues of exploitation, conservation, and management, this book sets the standard in entomology. The second edition

The Encyclopedia of Unbelievable Facts

The Encyclopedia of Unbelievable Facts
  • Author : Jane Wilsher
  • Publisher : Frances Lincoln Children's Books
  • Release : 04 May 2021
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Test your knowledge with 500 perplexing questions to bamboozle and delight trivia buffs both young and old with The Encyclopedia of Unbelievable Facts. How many kinds of germs live in your bellybutton? Which creature takes a three-year-long nap? If someone asked you to spare a zeptosecond, how long would that be? Has the Leaning Tower of Pisa ever been straight? And what exactly happens to an astronaut's dirty laundry? The dazzling facts are accompanied by bright, whimsical illustrations and the questions

The Land of Painted Caves (with Bonus Content)

The Land of Painted Caves (with Bonus Content)
  • Author : Jean M. Auel
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release : 29 March 2011
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In this, the extraordinary conclusion of the ice-age epic series, Earth’s Children®, Ayla, Jondalar, and their infant daughter, Jonayla, are living with the Zelandonii in the Ninth Cave. Ayla has been chosen as an acolyte to a spiritual leader and begins arduous training tasks. Whatever obstacles she faces, Ayla finds inventive ways to lessen the difficulties of daily life, searching for wild edibles to make meals and experimenting with techniques to ease the long journeys

The Crystal Cave

The Crystal Cave
  • Author : Mary Stewart
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 06 May 2003
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Born the bastard son of a Welsh princess, Myridden Emrys -- or as he would later be known, Merlin -- leads a perilous childhood, haunted by portents and visions. But destiny has great plans for this no-man's-son, taking him from prophesying before the High King Vortigern to the crowning of Uther Pendragon . . . and the conception of Arthur -- king for once and always.