Life A Journey through Science and Politics
ISBN: HB: 9780300264548, Yale University Press, February 2023
408 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 16 colour illus., 42 black&white illus.
A renowned scientist and environmental advocate looks back on a life that has straddled the worlds of science and politics. Acclaimed as a public scientist and as a spokesperson on pressing environmental and equity issues, Paul R. Ehrlich reflects o...
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Trees Are Shape Shifters How Cultivation, Climate Change, and Disaster Create Landscapes
ISBN: PB: 9780300260373, ISBN: HB: 9780300260380, Yale University Press, January 2023
320 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 70 black&white illus.
An exploration of the anthropogenic landscapes of Lucca, Italy, and how its people understand social and environmental change through cultivation. In Italy and around the Mediterranean, almost every stone, every tree, and every hillside show traces...
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Wild Visions Wilderness as Image and Idea
ISBN: HB: 9780300260724, Yale University Press, November 2022
248 pp., 19x25.4 cm, 67 colour illus., 55 black&white illus.
A stunning combination of landscape photography and thematic essays exploring how the concept of wilderness has evolved over time. Our ideas of wilderness have evolved dramatically over the past one hundred and fifty years, from a view of wild count...
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Yellow River A Natural and Unnatural History
ISBN: HB: 9780300238334, Yale University Press, October 2022
376 pp., 22.9x17.8 cm, 43 colour illus., 120 black&white illus.
From Neolithic times to the present day, the Yellow River and its watershed have both shaped and been shaped by human society. Using the Yellow River to illustrate the long-term effects of environmentally significant human activity, Ruth Mostern unra...
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Security and Conservation The Politics of the Illegal Wildlife Trade
ISBN: HB: 9780300230185, Yale University Press, June 2022
304 pp., 21.6x14 cm, 17 black&white illus.
An exploration of the scale, practical reality, and future implications of the growing integration of biodiversity conservation with global security concerns. Debates regarding environmental security risks have generally focused on climate change a...
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Confronting Climate Gridlock How Diplomacy, Technology, and Policy Can Unlock a Clean Energy Future
ISBN: HB: 9780300251678, Yale University Press, May 2022
256 pp., 21.6x14 cm, 8 black&white illus.
An atmospheric scientist explains why global climate change mitigation and energy decarbonization demand American diplomacy, technology, and policy. Professor of environmental engineering Daniel Cohan argues that escaping the gravest perils of clim...
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Ecology of Dakota Landscapes Past, Present, and Future
ISBN: PB: 9780300253818, Yale University Press, April 2022
336 pp., 25.4x20.3 cm, 219 colour illus., 23 black&white illus.
An illustrated review of the Northern Great Plains that blends natural history and human history. W. Carter Johnson and Dennis H. Knight describe the natural and human histories of the Northern Great Plains in this comprehensive and handsomely illu...
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Women Who Saved the English Countryside
ISBN: HB: 9780300232240, Yale University Press, April 2022
320 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 16 colour illus.
A vibrant history of English landscape preservation over the last 150 years, told through the lives of four remarkable women. In Britain today, a mosaic of regulations protects the natural environment and guarantees public access to green spaces. Bu...
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Blue New Deal Why We Need a New Politics for the Ocean
ISBN: HB: 9780300259742, Yale University Press, February 2022
272 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 12 black&white illus., 3 maps
An urgent account of the state of our oceans today – and what we must do to protect them. The ocean sustains life on our planet, from absorbing carbon to regulating temperatures, and, as we exhaust the resources to be found on land, it is becoming c...
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Our Common Ground A History of America's Public Lands
ISBN: HB: 9780300235784, Yale University Press, February 2022
736 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 22 black&white illus.
America's public lands include more than 600 million acres of forests, plains, mountains, wetlands, deserts, and shorelines. In this book, John Leshy, a leading expert in public lands policy, discusses the key political decisions that led to this, be...
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