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1 Gilbertson, Michael, with Glen A. Fox, William W. Bowerman Trends in Levels and Effects of Persistent Toxic Substances in the Great Lakes (Signed) : Articles from the Workshop on Environmental Results, Hosted in Windsor, Ontario, Byt He Great Lakes Science Advisory Board of the International Joint Commission, September 12 and 13, 1996
Dordrecht, Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers; 1998 0792353005 / 9780792353003 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket Signed by Author
258 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Pink boards, 11 chapters by various experts, chapter endnotes, tons of b/w figures, photos, diagrams, etc. Glossy throughout. ; Front endpaper warmly inscribed to Eugene [Perrin, noted medical researcher] and SIGNED by author Michael Gilbertson. ; Topics include: Persistent toxic contaminants. Concentrations of toxins in sport fish and forage fish. Organochlorine contaminants in herring gull eggs, double-crested cormorants, bald eagles. Contaminants in fish-eating birds. Monitoring the elimination of persistent toxic substances. Liver neoplasm epizootics of brown bullhead in the Black River of Ohio. More. ; Minor shelfwear, mainly to heel. Interior clean, no marks apart from autograph. ; Laid in: brochure from US Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, describing their duties and services to State of Michigan and Great Lakes Region. 
Price: 72.00 USD
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2 Kasibhatla, Prasad, et al. Inverse Methods in Global Biogeochemical Cycles : Book and CD-ROM
Washington, D. C. : American Geophysical Union; 2000 0875900976 / 9780875900971 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
324 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, gray-green boards, 324 pages, 10 chapters by various experts, chapter bibliographies, tons of b/w figures and diagrams, 1 chart in glossy color. ; Edited by Prasad Kasibhatla, Martin Heimann, Peter Rayner, Natalie Mahowald, Ronald G. Prinn, Dana E. Hartley. Preface by Prasad Kasibhatla. 'Presents reliable techniques for predicting climate change by projecting future concentrations of atmospheric trace gases. Here, the latest developments in inverse methods and data assimilation complement tutorials on Adjoint, Greene's function, and Kalman filter methods.' ; Book shows no external wear. However, former owner, a PhD of chemical physics and specialist in environmental science, has marked several pages three chapters lightly in pencil. Cd-ROM is present in rear pocket, which is unopened. ; Geophysical Monograph Series; Vol. 114 
Price: 22.00 USD
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3 Lanners, Edi Secrets of 123 Old Time Classic Science Tricks and Experiments
Blue Ridge Summit, Pa: Tab Books; 1981 0830612610 / 9780830612611 First US Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
192 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; HARDCOVER edition. Red boards, silver lettering and decor, illustrated throughout with quaint old-fashioned b/w line drawings reproduced from engravings by Poyet, Massias and others. ; Isbn 083069675X. Originall published in 1976 in Germany. This is first US edition, 1981. Suitable for children and adults. ; Light wear to tips. Owner name penned on front endpaper. No other defects. Hard to find in hardcover. ; Tab Books Series; Vol. 1261 
Price: 5.00 USD
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4 Mangelsdorf, Paul C. Corn : Its Origin, Evolution and Improvement
Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University 1974 0674171756 / 9780674171756 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
262 pages; 4to (10.5") 27 cm; Large hardcover, two-toned yellow cloth, [xvi] + 262 glossy pages, main text in 3 columns, index, bibliography, footnotes, dozens of b/w photos and diagrams with detailed captions. ; Sbn 674634101. 1st edition, 1974. Chapter headings include: Theories on the origin of maize. Teosinte, the closest relative of maize. Tripsacum, a more distant relative of corn. Pod corn. Races of maize. The role of hybridization in corn's evolution. Mutations. Archaeological evidence of corn's evolution. Prehistoric wild corn and fossil pollen. More. ; Book shows no marks, no major defects, only a touch of shelfwear. Jacket is faded on spine but still readable, small closed tear near heel. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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5 Miller, Kenneth S., and Donald M. Leskiw Introduction to Kalman Filtering with Applications, An
Malabar, Fla: Robert E. Krieger Publishing Company; 1987 0898748240 / 9780898748246 Second Printing Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
113 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Hardcover, dark red cloth, silver lettering, [vi] + 113 pages, index, bibliography, dozens of b/w figures, diagrams, formulas, etc. ; 28 pages near front have lightly penciled notes, underlining, and additional mathematical formulas, from former owner, a PhD of chemical physics and specialist in environmental science. Otherwise book shows little sign of use. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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6 Naeye, Robert Through the Eyes of Hubble : The Birth, Life and Violent Death of Stars
Waukesha, Wisc: Kalmbach Publishing Company; 1997 0750304847 / 9780750304849 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Michael Carroll 
112 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Black cloth, gold lettering, 112 pages, index, glossary, 100 spectacular full-color photos and illustrations, with detailed captions. Glossy throughout. ; Isbn 0913135348. Foreword by James B. Kaler. Illustrations by Michael Carroll, Sue Biebuyck, Elisabeth Rowan. 'If a picture is worth a thousand words, a Hubble image is worth 10,000'. ; Only a faint hint of shelfwear. No marks or flaws. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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7 Neill, Marilyn Rival Crock-Pot Cooking : More Than 300 Recipes Especially for the Original Crock-Pot Slow Cooker
Racine, Wisc: Golden Press; 1975 0030749263 / 9780030749261 Softcover Very Good Illustrated by Pat Stewart 
208 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Stiff white covers, monochrome illustrations, index, over 300 recipes. ; A m a z o n b u y e r s please note: image does not match this edition. This edition has white covers. ; No serious damage apart from upper part of rear cover which has small spots and scars affecting part of the photo. Otherwise clean, tight and square. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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8 Oran, Elaine S., and Jay P. Boris Numerical Simulation of Reactive Flow, 1e : (1st Edition, 1987)
N. Y. : Elsevier Science Publishing Company; 1987 0444012516 / 9780444012517 Third Printing Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
623 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Hardcover, black and purple pictorial boards, [xxii] + 601 pages, index, chapter endnotes, hundreds of b/w figures, diagrams, and formulas; Only a touch of shelfwear. No marks or defects. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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9 Prakash, Louise Molecular and Environmental Aspects of Mutagenesis
Springfield, Ill: Charles C Thomas; 1974 0398031371 / 9780398031374 Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
289 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Black cloth, gold lettering, 2 indexes, chapter endnotes, numerous b/w charts, tables, graphs, photos, etc. ; Edited by Louise Prakash, with Fred Sherman, Morton W. Miller, Christopher W. Lawrence, Harry W. Taber. Introduction by J. Lowell Orbison. ; Topics include: Chemical mutagenesis. Effect of chemical agents on DNA. DNA synthesis and repair. Screening techniques for environmental mutagens. More. ; No defects to book, which appears unread. Jacket has chip missing from upper front, otherwise crisp and clean. ; Proceedings of the Rochester International Conference on Environmental Toxicity Series; Vol. 6 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Randall, David A. General Circulation Model Development : Past, Present, and Future
San Diego, Calif: Academic Press; 2000 0125780109 / 9780125780100 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
839 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Hardcover, white pictorial boards, [xxxii] + 807 pages, index, chapter endnotes, 17 chapters by various experts, tons of b/w figures and diagrams, 24 disgrams in full color. ; Edited by David A. Randall. Foreword by Norman Phillips. ; Owner name covered in Liquid Paper on front endpaper. No other defects. ; International Geophysics Series; Vol. 70 
Price: 32.00 USD
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11 Woodford, Arthur M. Charting the Inland Seas : A History of the U. S. Lake Survey
Detroit: Wayne State University Press; 1994 0814324991 / 9780814324998 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
286 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm`; Hardcover, black cloth, [xviii] + 286 pages, index, bibliography, footnotes, endnotes, glossary, 5 appendixes, 80 b/w photos and illustrations with detailed captions. ; Originally published by US Army Corps of Engineers, 1991. This edition 1994. Foreword by Jude W. P. Patin. ; History of Great Lakes survey project begun by Corps of Engineers in 1841 and continuing in operation until 1970, which produced official topographical maps, navigational charts, drainage stats, much more. ; Book shows no marks, no defects, no signs of use. Jacket is intact, only shows tiny wrinkles at heel and crown, and spine panel slightly faded. ; Great Lakes Books Series 
Price: 8.00 USD
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12 Yerges, Lyle F. Sound, Noise, and Vibration Control
N. Y. : Van Nostrand Reinhold Company; 1969 089874654X / 9780898746549 Third Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
203 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Green cloth, silver lettering, 203 pages, index, bibliography, glossary, , 22 tables, 51 of b/w figures, photos, diagrams, etc. ; Dated 1969, published by Van Nostrand Reinhold Company. ; Topics include: The nature of sound. Controlling sound. Design procedure. Site planning. Exterior construction. Interior construction. Medical problems. Troubleshooting. More. ; Book shows little wear. Engineering firm name and address stamped on front endpaper. One page has some pale blue highlighting. No other marks. Spine is cocked. Jacket worn along top edhe with small closed tear to rear panel, not affecting any text. ; Laid in: Engineering Acoustics at University of Missouri, Rolla, small card with list of class objectives and small graph, no date but about 2000.; Van Nostrand Reinhold Environmental Engineering Series 
Price: 12.00 USD
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